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  1. Betta Slave
    08-27-2010 10:45 AM - permalink
    Betta Slave
    Hi OFL,
    Again, thank you for all your help! I feel much more confident.
    Can I release the pair this afternoon? I know some people do it at night, some people don't, but I think the pair is ready- Spiri's bubblenest is really big and Hattie has breeding stripes.
  2. Oldfishlady
    08-26-2010 11:00 AM - permalink
    Oldfishlady
    I don't think it is that much if you are talking on a monthly basis..if I had to guess..I would say a 50w heater on 24/7/365 would be closer to $1-2 a year to run....
  3. weluvbettas
    08-26-2010 10:37 AM - permalink
    weluvbettas
    i might make up a lie and tell my mom is about 2 dollars!
  4. Oldfishlady
    08-26-2010 08:27 AM - permalink
    Oldfishlady
    I have no idea how much it cost to run a heater...lol...I have average billing and so my electric is the same amount every month.....but I wouldn't think it would be very much.
  5. weluvbettas
    08-26-2010 06:14 AM - permalink
    weluvbettas
    that that you mention it... he could of been moving the eggs because he was moving beyween nest but i thought he was just eating any left over eggs from the old nest.
    i will try again in a week or two. this is a bit of topic but i know you have many tanks just like me. how much does it cost to run a heater?
  6. Oldfishlady
    08-25-2010 11:17 AM - permalink
    Oldfishlady
    Thats too bad.....are you sure he didn't just move the eggs?...I have a male that does that with every spawn....he like one spot to spawn and one spot usually in the middle of the tank that he want his nest and eggs.
    I spawn females that are going into their 3rd year and have not had a problem with them
    Good luck with your next spawn....
  7. weluvbettas
    08-25-2010 10:44 AM - permalink
    weluvbettas
    do you remeber when i messaged you a while back about my first spawn?well the father was a egg eater. :( he trashed the nest with the remaining eggs in and started a new nest on the other side of the tank. i think the eggs were unfertile because the female was about 1 and a half. so im hoping to get a new female soon and try again soon.
  8. BettaGirl290
    08-19-2010 01:33 PM - permalink
    BettaGirl290
    yay! thanx for being meh friend!
  9. Oldfishlady
    08-17-2010 05:15 PM - permalink
    Oldfishlady
    Awesome and you don't have to have big tanks to keep the natural planted tanks, I have some 1g, 2g and 3g NPT that are pretty nice and no added filter needed...just plants....lol.....
  10. Phoxly
    08-17-2010 02:43 PM - permalink
    Phoxly
    You are my hero OLF ;) I will probably never have a tank larger than 20-40g, but it will always be planted cause of you (:

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