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How do you take care of a male betta fish?

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Answered 2009-08-18 21:36:19

clean his bowl once a week, feed him every-otherday. hope i helped

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How long should a male Betta fish be in the tank with fry?

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Are betta fish good house pets?

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Kill them you can fry an egg and break the yolk up and feed it to them

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Yes all Betta fish have teeth. They are very small and using magni glass may help if you ever want to take a close up look at them. :)

Hi how long will my Betta live in my ten gallon fish tank I take very good care of it?

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How long does it take for betta fish to fight?

betta fish are unpredictable so you couldn't really tell

Will a male betta fish kill any other type of fish?

Yes, any fish smaller than it. Do not put it in a tank with tropical or saltwater fish because its not certain if it will attack, or even kill itself. Every betta fish is different, so I wouldn't take the chance. If you mix it with another male fish, they will attack each other to death. If you mix it with a female fish, they will mate.

You showed your betta fish a different fish that wasn't a betta and he like him Now he was chasing him every time he came by him you had to take the other fish out What is wrong?

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How do you convince your parents to let you have a pet Betta fish?

Convince them that you are responsible enough to take care of one. If you all ready have a pet or two you should convince your parents that you are responsible enough to care for the pets you have and are still responsible enough for a Betta fish. Explain to them that bettas are low maintenance and easy to care for.

What to do when your fish fights when your other fish is eating?

Take the Betta out as soon as possible.I have a Betta in my tank with other fish,but he doesnt fight with my fish at all.

How to take care of a betta fish?

Feed it every two or three days, and clean its tank at least once a week. Don't keep two betta fish in one tank or they will eat each other and fight.

Does a betta fish have a parent involved in its up-bring and if so how long?

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Your female betta fish isn't interested in the male why?

Some pairs don't take to each other right away. Match them up with different mates then put them together again and see if she will respond to that particular male Betta.

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