What kind of live food can betta fish eat?
Live food usually consists of aquatic insects like bloodworm, brine shrimp and daphnia; similar to what bettas would eat in the wild, thus making live food one of the best options for your betta. Live food can be bought in three different forms: living, frozen or freeze-dried.
How often do you feed a betta fish?
How often do you feed a betta fish a day? Starting with at least two meals a day, provided your tank is at the correct temperature, space your meals at least 6-8 hours apart. You can feed up to three meals a day if your fish is currently breeding or at the warmer end of the temperature range (80-82F/27-28C).
Can betta fish eat fruit?
Bettas can eat fruit, including watermelon, strawberries, and cantaloupe. However, fruit should only be given in moderation as it is high in sugar. Additionally, bettas shouldn’t be given citrus fruits because those are too acidic for them.