how to tell a fish is pregnant - Tropical Fish Keeping - Aquarium fish care and resources
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 5 Old 10-28-2009, 09:27 PM Thread Starter
New Member
 
Exclamation how to tell a fish is pregnant

how big will my mollie be when about to give birth shes not a black mollie
bary trotter is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 5 Old 10-28-2009, 09:41 PM
Member
 
molliefan09's Avatar
 
pretty big.......usually about 4 weeks

"Fish are friends not food"
molliefan09 is offline  
post #3 of 5 Old 10-28-2009, 10:48 PM
Member
 
Oldman47's Avatar
 
She may get to be this big, as mine was the day before her drop.
Oldman47 is offline  
post #4 of 5 Old 10-29-2009, 04:17 PM Thread Starter
New Member
 
shes a little smaller than that. should i feed her more often than other fish because i feed her 3 times a day not like my other fish which are fed 2 times a day.shes not gold shes copper colerd not an albino ether. i have a divider coming in the mnail so i can put pregnant females by there selves.
bary trotter is offline  
post #5 of 5 Old 10-29-2009, 10:11 PM
Member
 
Oldman47's Avatar
 
You are feeding way to often at several times a day. One or two feedings that they consume in about a minute is plenty of food. More than that will rot in the tank and cause you water problems. Mine was that big because she was full of fry. The squarish shape to her belly is the real give away on how far along she was, not the size.
Oldman47 is offline  
Reply

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
my fish look pregnant mikelegz Freshwater and Tropical Fish 1 07-18-2009 06:08 PM
is my fish pregnant? meikalynnt2001 Livebearers 3 03-03-2009 02:54 PM
My fish might be pregnant?! HELP!! Emphasy Fish Breeding 1 07-18-2008 10:06 AM

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome