Feeding Betta Fish Your betta fish are carnivorous. In the wild, their ancestors fed on a diet of larvae and small insects that may have fallen into the water. If you have access to such natural foods, your bettas will be thrilled to receive them. If like most of us, you reach for the pet store menus, try feeding your bettas with live food such as blood worms, tubifex … [Read more...] about Feeding Betta Fish
Betta Fish Tank Setup – Gravel and Decorations
Betta Fish Tank Setup - Gravel and Decorations Betta fish can live happily without any gravel in their tank. If you want to add gravel, layer the bottom of your betta fish aquarium with no more than one inch of gravel. Buy only quality gravel from a trusted source to avoid chemically treated gravel that may harm the water quality in the betta fish aquarium. Wash the … [Read more...] about Betta Fish Tank Setup – Gravel and Decorations
How many Betta Fish per Tank?
How many Betta Fish per Tank? You can keep several betta fish in the same tank, but you need to follow these two simple rules - Make sure the tank is large enough and that water quality is adequate. Never keep more than one betta male in the same fish tank. Male betta fish are beautiful but notorious for their aggressiveness towards other male bettas. They are … [Read more...] about How many Betta Fish per Tank?
Choosing Your Betta Fish Tank
Choosing Your Betta Fish Tank Bettas are famous for being able to live in a relatively small aquarium. This special feature is said to derive from their natural habitat in the Far East being shallow pools of water and small streams. Being territorial fish, they tend to stick to their little turf and not swim too far away. Betta fish are the only aquarium fish that can be … [Read more...] about Choosing Your Betta Fish Tank