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Anonymous asked in PetsFish · 1 decade ago

Is my betta fish rare? [Video]?

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  • 1 decade ago
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    Sorry to disappoint you but he's not, I work with fish daily and I've seen quite a few bettas with similar coloring(he's very pretty though). The great thing about bettas, as MissSammi said, is that they're all completely different from one another.

    And to address the question in your video, the thing he's doing with his cheeks is just him flaring his gills, all bettas do that. It's a sign of aggression that they do to intimidate other fish, yours must have seen his reflection in the glass (which tends to happen when the room around the tank is dark, but the tank light is on like yours was). Here's some more information on flaring for you http://www.bettatalk.com/betta_behavior.htm

    Source(s): Have worked with fish for over 5 years
  • 1 decade ago

    Sorry, but no. I've seen other bettas with similar coloring before at my local petsmart. Like everybody before me said, no two bettas look the same.

  • Cheryl
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    1 decade ago

    well since my betta is pure white i am going to say your fish looks pretty cool ... i have never saw one that colour or with spots on the fins ... and the fins are beautiful :O)

  • 1 decade ago

    No. I don't think so. They come in a variety of colors and no two are really alike. I've seen similar ones to yours though. He's cute. :)

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  • 1 decade ago

    No. Very standard betta colouration. He's pretty, though. :)

  • 1 decade ago

    no. He would not win any awards in a fish show either

    Source(s): 60 years of breeding Bettas
  • 1 decade ago

    no im sorry to say....looks like the one i have...same color and everything...

  • 1 decade ago

    no i had one just like it....and when he opens his thing that is showing is aggression lol...

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