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  1. indjo
    08-14-2010 01:24 PM - permalink
    Hi again, How's your outside spawn doing? You haven't updated us. They should be about a month old. What do you feed them after 1 week old. ...... basically I'm asking about every detail about their development. Please update, I'd like to know because it's different from the usual.
  2. Oldfishlady
    08-10-2010 10:01 AM - permalink
    What do you mean by gasping?
  3. PeiMai
    08-10-2010 09:06 AM - permalink
    Help hes at the bad of the tank gasping what did i do???? Im in a panic...on top of that the LFS told me to bring him back in so they can take a look at him and when i try to catch him with a net ...guess what speedy Gonzales is off to the races. I dont get it!? then he settles right back down to the same area and starts doing it again.
  4. Oldfishlady
    08-08-2010 12:14 PM - permalink
    Not a problem, the longer the conditioning the better, but at least 2 weeks- unless they have been well cared for and healthy to start and then a week-a good varied diet and if you have live foods to add all the better-small amount more frequently.
    I have never had luck in getting the fry to eat anything but live foods unless I kept the male with them and he will teach them to eat non-live foods.
    Depending on the male-some can be left with their fry and be just fine other will eat be careful if you keep the male long term with the fry.
  5. weluvbettas
    08-08-2010 11:49 AM - permalink
    hi again lol how long is the condictioning proscess? is it a week or two? and can betta fry be fed on crushed up flake or should i stick with bbs? sorry for all the questions.
  6. Oldfishlady
    08-07-2010 09:17 PM - permalink
    Your welcome.....
  7. VioletTrauma
    08-07-2010 09:12 PM - permalink
    Thank You So Much For The Help =D
  8. Oldfishlady
    08-04-2010 04:27 PM - permalink
    No problem...happy to help......
  9. weluvbettas
    08-04-2010 04:01 PM - permalink
    ok thanks for the help sorry if it seems like im always bugging ya. im gonna add them to the tank tommorow
  10. Oldfishlady
    08-04-2010 03:59 PM - permalink
    Hey bloo97...hangin in there......overall just fine...thanks for are you?

    weluvbettas-only way to tell is if you give it a try, never know about these guys, make sure they have a way to get out of his have a back-up plan. You may need to increase your water changes a bit-just a extra 50% water only change a week should do.

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