Links To Betta Stuff

Homepage of the International Betta Congress (invaluable to anyone who is even slightly serious about bettas):

***General Betta information(almost anything you could ever want to know on these sites – you can buy bettas from most of them, too):

****betta-specific forums/message boards/email groups:

Advanced Bettas – a fairly active MSN group which can be viewed as a message board or an email list. lots of breeders here – and a lot of canadians very, very informative group, especially for those interested in betta breeding and genetics -

Betta Mania – A Yahoo groups email list, small number of members but very active. not as “professional” as some of the betta groups but informative and friendly, great for betta “newbies.” –

Betta Splendens – a HUGE yahoo groups email list – lots and lots of useful information. lots of respected breeders on this list –

Betta Breeder Forum – a delphi forum for anything and everything having to do with bettas. also has a specific board for finding breeders in your area –

The Bubblenest – Forums for nearly everything having to do with bettas –

Betta Benevolence – a less active but informative MSN group. Also has a specific forum for veil tail lovers -

The Betta Obsession – a less active but still informative MSN group –

Betta Starz Forum – message board but also has a neat thing called the “spawning school” people spawn their fish in “groups” and record/talk about how it’s going. great for first time spawners –

****betta breeding information:

****raising betta fry:

****betta diseases:

****betta supplies: (excellent betta food (.5 lb, 1 lb and 5 lb sizes) at extremely competitive prices. also has mini-pellets and crumbles for smaller bettas.) (specially formulated betta fry food – i haven’t tried this yet but have heard great things about it) (beanie cases – the top-loading style is perfect for betta fry tanks)

****betta misc: – weird betta experiments, a must read for those with incurable curiosity, very very interesting (and weird)