Buying Betta Fish Tips

When looking for a good betta at the petstore, remember to look at the eyes.  They should not be cloudy or enlarge.  Try to find a betta with perfect scales and no signs of illness.  When looking at the fins, they full and not borken.  Dont be alarmed if they are not active as sometimes bettas like to rest and often[…]

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Betta Fish Care Guides & Tips

The tank setup is the first part of basic Siamese fighting fish care. You want to make sure that you get a decently sized tank for these fish, around at least 5 gallons, or 20 liters. You should have a filter, a heater, and varied decorations. When it comes to decorations, do make sure that they are not hard or[…]

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BRINE SHRIMP HATCHERY

Hatch Fresh Baby Brine Shrimp Twice a Day This brine shrimp hatchery consists of a rack made from 1×6 pine, three bubblers and 3 empty rum bottles (1.75 liter) with the bottom cut off and the cap screwed on tight. The bottles sit on a shelf with the bottleneck inserted through a retaining hole in the shelf. Disposable bowl covers[…]

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HOW TO DECAPSULATE BRINE SHRIMP EGGS

What – De-capsulation Brine Shrimp Eggs have a hard outer shell, a cyst. This protects the dormant embryo in the wild. Dissolving the hard shell with a caustic solution is called de-capsulation. Why – healther fry / save time / save money When BBS eggs are hatched, you get un-hatched eggs sinking to the bottom, hatched eggshells floating to the[…]

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