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he starts making a bubble nest

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Q: How do you know the male betta fish is ready to mate?
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How do you know when te male betta fish is ready to breed?

when it's full grown

Can male betta fish and female betta fish be housed together?

The male will either mate with the female or kill her if she is not ready to mate. Male Betta splendens will not live peacefully with any other fish of the same species. So the answer is no.

How can you know males betta from female?

Male betta fish are really colorful and generally larger. Female betta fish are clear colored and small. Male betta fish are probably the easiest to find as well.

Why do male betta fish make bubbles?

When male betta fish make bubbles nests , that means it is ready to mate , wants a girlfriend , or it's just really happy .

How can you tell if your betta fish is ready to mate?

Male betta's build bubble nests (a film on the aquarium surface made of bubbles) when they are ready to breed.

Can you put a male Betta fish in a tank with a female Betta fish?

Male Bettas can live with female Betta fish except when they have laid eggs. Male Betta fish should not be placed in the same aquarium as another male Betta.

How do i know my betta is a female?

Your betta fish is a female if she has smaller fins than an average male.

How do you know if your betta fish is a boy or girl?

Typically a male betta fish as longer flowing fins than the female

If your betta fish has babies will the male betta fish eat them?

yes the male will eat them because he might not know that their delacit and the female would eat them to.....BE CAREFULLL

How does a female betta fish get pregnant?

She breeds with a male Betta Fish.

How do you tell a male betta fish from a female betta fish?

Normally the male betta fish has much longer flowing fins than the female.

Why aren't two male betta fish fighting?

Some male betta fish are not as aggressive as others.

Why do male betta fish kiss?

Kissing in male betta fish is a display of agression. It is a form of fighting.

Is your Betta fish a male or female?


Why do male betta fish flare their gills at female betta fish?

To get her to mate.

Can a male betta fish get pregnant?

The male fish will take care of the young, once the female lays the eggs then remove the female from the tank or the male betta will injure or kill her. Can a male betta fish get pregnant ? The answer is no.

Do betta fish change color?

Yes. Betta Fish do change their coloer every now and then. Or if you have a male, he will change his coloer if hes chaseing a female Betta Fish. Or if he sees another male Betta Fish.

How do you know when your fighting fish is pregnant?

Male betta fish will build a "bubble nest" when they are getting interested in procreating. Betta fish do not get pregnant they lay their eggs in these nest.

Why do female betta fish need a male betta fish to give birth?


How can you tell the difference between male and female Betta fish?

The male Betta fights with other male Betta and the female don't

Does a female and a male Betta fish fight?

They don't actually fight; the male kills the female. They can only be together when the female is ready to breed.

Can betta fish live with other betta fish?

Yes, but some fish will nip at the Betta's fins. Male bettas cannot live with other bettas (male or female).

How do you know if a betta fish is a boy or girl?

My Betta fish is a light purple color with blue fins and tale. Is she/he a girl/or boy. (I want to know this because I want to have my male Betta mate with my other batta)

Do betta fish like other fish?

a Betta fish if its a male will usually be OK with other fish but not with another male Betta fish but you can have 2 females with 1 male females will be OK with other fish and any other females hope this helped

Which fish can go with a baby Betta fish who is probably male in a ten gallon tank?

None are recommended if the Betta is a male.