Betta color change!

Discussion in 'Betta Fish' started by foxhill2, Jul 19, 2015.

  1. foxhill2

    foxhill2Valued MemberMember

    I've heard that bettas do change colors but this is amazing.
    This guy is from my 1st spawn that hatched 8 months ago.
    blue and white betta 1.jpg
    Picture #1 was taken June 22. He was solid blue with only a small white edge forming on the end of his tail.
    The next were taken july 13th, july 15th & the last ones (with the most white) on the 18th.
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    Dad & Mom:
    colorful betta boy.jpgbetta female.jpg
     
  2. junebug

    junebugFishlore LegendMember

    lol hello marble gene!
     
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    foxhill2

    foxhill2Valued MemberMember

    But that fast? I had no idea they'd look that different in 2 days. You gotta love bettas.:D
     
  4. thefishdude277

    thefishdude277Well Known MemberMember

    Woah, can't wait to see my betta change


    :)
     
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    foxhill2

    foxhill2Valued MemberMember

    How old is your betta Fishdude?
     
  6. BornThisWayBettas

    BornThisWayBettasFishlore VIPMember

    Whoa, yup, that's incredible!
     
  7. thefishdude277

    thefishdude277Well Known MemberMember

    Don't know
    They were from petco
    I got 2 yesterday


    :)
     
  8. junebug

    junebugFishlore LegendMember

    Dude one of mine changed from a pastel marble to a metallic green with red wash overnight. Like one day he was a grizzle, the next, he was a metallic green.
     
  9. Aquarist

    AquaristFishlore LegendMember

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    foxhill2

    foxhill2Valued MemberMember

     
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    foxhill2

    foxhill2Valued MemberMember

    That's cool Junebug, they really are amazing to watch!
     
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    foxhill2

    foxhill2Valued MemberMember

    Thanks for the post , Ken. Wriggley was so beautiful! Would never have guessed those pictures were of the same fish!
    I guess my bettas were always in their final color phase when I purchased them so I didn't get to see the patterns & colors change! Just another reason to like them,:;perfect
     
  13. Tiny goatfish

    Tiny goatfishWell Known MemberMember

    Wow he's bueatiful! My betta is a marble to, it's awesome that they can change colors so quickly!
     
  14. atb224155

    atb224155Valued MemberMember

    Your betta is too cute. A change from light pinkish white to dark pink. So cute and so adorable.
     
  15. AuroraBetta

    AuroraBettaNew MemberMember

    This has been my Betta's color changes so far: He started off blue, white and transparent with a little bit of red on the top of his head.
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    After about a month, his body started to become a dark blue almost black, and he had color beginning to emerge in the once-transparent fins.
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    Now he has almost no transparency left. He has white edges, with red streaks (the red is getting brighter and covering more of his fins everyday) and a beautiful blue-green shimmer. imageimage 9d3595a7f53468acb6cbf6176308df74.jpgfbd1a8825353b307ad4d3e06c8f6995e.jpg
     
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