Chosen by a butterfly

  1. hooxeii

    hooxeii Well Known Member Member

    I've never really had the experience of a betta "wanting" me to take it home. Usually I pick the betta because something about them stands out; this is usually that they are fiestier than the others.

    My friend Chelsea went in to get her water tested today, and there he was. A GORGEOUS red/white butterfly crowntail. I liked his patterning, but wasn't in the market for a new betta.

    Well, he begged at me. He did the dance. It was, as they say, ineffable. He's with me now.

    He has been named Crowley. If you've read Good Omens, you'll know why. The sly little serpent tempted me into buying him.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F9_dPki64rs
     
  2. critter_fritter79

    critter_fritter79 Well Known Member Member

    What a handsome boy! Congrats!!
     
  3. Martinismommy

    Martinismommy Fishlore VIP Member

    He's pretty......Don't see too many red BF CT's...
     


  4. Red1313

    Red1313 Fishlore VIP Member

    What a pretty boy :D
     
  5. Furallicah

    Furallicah Well Known Member Member

    Lol, I hate it when they do that...mainly now that I dont have room for anymore....XC He is one good looking Betta though. Thumbs up!
     
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    hooxeii

    hooxeii Well Known Member Member

    Upon researching it, I'm thinking he's more of a marble than a butterfly. Still gorgeous though :)
     


  7. Algae Eater

    Algae Eater Well Known Member Member

    There's always room for (more) bettas! He's a nice one!
     
  8. Furallicah

    Furallicah Well Known Member Member

  9. bassbonediva

    bassbonediva Fishlore VIP Member

    Beautiful new boy!
     
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    hooxeii

    hooxeii Well Known Member Member

    Furallicah, he does look so similar! Only difference is the tail type!
     
  11. Tigerfishy

    Tigerfishy Well Known Member Member

    Very pretty boy, no wonder he danced for you!!
     
  12. Aquarist

    Aquarist Fishlore Legend Member

    Congrats on the new boy Hooxeii! Beautiful. He stands out really well against the black in the tank. :)

    Ken
     
  13. bolivianbaby

    bolivianbaby Fishlore Legend Member

    He's gorgeous! Congratulations! He knew you'd give him a wonderful home.
     
  14. rae64

    rae64 Well Known Member Member

    Lol I was going to say he looked like Sherlock! Beautiful new boy!!!