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Betta Constipation? Age?

Discussion in 'Betta Splendens' started by BettaGirl_666, Sep 7, 2019.

  1. BettaGirl_666

    BettaGirl_666 New Member

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    So, I just got a new betta and a guppy from my friend, setting up a tank for them, and I saw that they both were a bit chubby. I am extremely new to fish keeping, so I was wondering if they are constipated? And what their ages are, if you can guess.
     

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    The betta could be female and carrying eggs.
    The male guppy doesn't look fat.

    If fish are fed a varied diet they don't get constipated.

    No idea about their ages. If fish aren't fed well when young they can grow really slowly and take a year or more to get to that size. However, if they are given ideal conditions they can be mature in 3 months.
     
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    When my friend got the betta from Petco, they said that it was a male. But I can't really tell, either.
     
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    I think I just found an egg spot on the betta. Do the females also build bubble nests? There are a lot around the rim.
     

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