Bubbles, Dory, Atlantis, Bob, Calypso and Husker are a good name for Betta fish. Funny, cute or creative names make appealing name choices for these aquatic pets. More »

To care for a Betta fish, a person will need to be able to create a proper living environment for the fish, feed the fish appropriately and ensure that all male Betta fish are kept away from other Betta fish (the males a... More »

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Betta fish changing color is known as marbling and is due to a genetic trait that determines the fish's color; it allows the fish to change coloration from one day to the next. The jumping gene can affect coloring and th... More »

A crown tail betta is a type of Siamese fighting fish with spectacular fins and tail. The huge tail and fins seem divided into the points of a crown and have intense colors. One type of crown tail betta has a split tail,... More »

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Betta fish approach their prey while swimming sideways. Betta fish are primarily carnivorous surface feeders that consume zooplankton, crustaceans, the larvae of mosquitoes and other water-bound insects. More »

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With proper care and treatment, Betta fish usually grow back their fins in 4 weeks. This is true especially in cases of tail rot, where the fins will fray and shorten. If left unchecked, however, tail rot may deteriorate... More »

Betta fish live about 3 years on average, although some perfectly healthy fish may only live for 2 years. Some long-lived betta fish in captivity can survive for up to 10 years, but the majority have a lifespan of less t... More »

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