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Title:
The betta
Author:
Hargrove, Mic.
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Publication Information:
New York : Howell Book House, [2001]

©2001
Physical Description:
126 pages : color illustrations ; 22 cm.
Language:
English
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ISBN:
9781582450506
Format :
Book

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Central Library SF458.B4 H37 2001 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks
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Summary

Summary

Bettas (Siamese Fighting Fish) are wildly popular with freshwater aquarium hobbyists. This book will provide all the essentials in proper care, housing and feeding of these exceptionally beautiful, spunky fish.


Author Notes

Mic And Maddy Hargrove are authors and columnists with over 30 years of experience in all aspects of aquarium fish-keeping. When not writing about fish, the Hargroves enjoy scuba diving and exploring the underwater world.


Table of Contents

Part 1 All About Bettas
1 The Jewel of the Orientp. 5
2 Betta Basicsp. 11
Part 2 Setting Up the Aquarium
3 The Tank and Its Componentsp. 32
4 Understanding Equipmentp. 50
5 Plants for the Betta Tankp. 60
Part 3 Keeping Your Betta Healthy and Happy
6 Bringing Your Betta Homep. 70
7 Feeding Your Bettap. 79
8 Healthy Tank, Healthy Fishp. 89
Part 4 Beyond the Basics
9 Breeding Your Bettasp. 107
10 Recommended Reading and Resourcesp. 123

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