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What kind of fish will get along with a male betta fish?

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Answered 2011-09-13 10:16:45
what you can put with male beta fishMale betta fish are often mistaken creatures. They are aggressive towards other male betta fish or something that looks simalar to itself; this often happens with gouramis particularly because they are the same breed of fish with similar colors and general shape. Other than that they can be kept with gold fish and community tropiput wcal fish.ith
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What fish do betta get along with?

It is easier to say what fish Bettas do not get along with. The only fish a male Betta will not get along with is another male Betta. Bettas are slow moving peacefull fish and they get along OK with most species that are not too big (eg.some Cichlids) and are not known for fin nipping (eg. some Barbs).

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.

Can a male betta get along with tropical fish?

No! That's a bad idea the fighting fish will eat the other fish.

Will your male betta fish eat your other fish or bite it?

a male Betta will usually like the company of other fish but will fight or kill others of their kind also they might fight guppies cause they look similar to a female Betta.

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.

Will two male Betta fish get along in the same bowl?

No, they will fight. It would stress them out.

Can you put another fish in a betta fish tank?

Male betta Fish are the aggressive ones. Although it is nearly impossible to find out the difference between female and male betta Fish. If you put in another fish in a male bettaFish tank, the betta Fishwill most likely kill the other fish. Unless the fish is female.

How does a female betta fish get pregnant?

She breeds with a male Betta Fish.

Why do male betta fish kiss?

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

Why aren't two male betta fish fighting?

Some male betta fish are not as aggressive as others.

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.

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

To get her to mate.

What fish get along with goldfish?

well, goldfish get along best by themselves but neon tetras get along, angelfish, ghost knife fish, but not chichleds. many fish get along with goldfish, like male Betta's get along. only if the goldfish is in the tank first when you put the Betta in and also as long as the Betta is the only one of its kind. male Bettas are mostly only aggressive to their own kind.goldfish give off a lot of ammonia so the only suitable tank companions are more gold fish, other tropical fish would only suffer and eventually die

Is your Betta fish a male or female?


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

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

Why is your male fighter fish atackingother fish in the tank?

Male betta fish tend to be very aggressive. They are best alone unless theres a special type of specie they can get along with. They like to have personal space. And as using fighter fish you probably refer to Siamese fighting fish which is betta fish

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.

How do you choose a female betta?

the female betta fish gets along with the male betta because sometimes even both fishes may fight until one is dead.

What kind of fish doesn't a male betta fish eat?

You can try to put Guppy fish in with your Betta fish. That would be one of the only fish that i would put in with my Betta fish. I say that because i have a Betta male and he is OKAY with guppies. the first guppy i put in his died to to getting picked on by him but the others did not, so just give him another chance if you decide to get guppies. Hope i helped!

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


Can a male betta fish be living in the same fish tank with a female betta fish?

No. Betta fish will attack each other no matter the sex.

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.

Why is your male betta fish flaring up around the female betta fish?

A male betta fish will flare to show off his brightly colored fins to a female. This can cause her to have an interest in him.