guppy fry

Discussion in 'Breeding Fish' started by betta2006, Apr 23, 2006.

  1. betta2006

    betta2006New MemberMember

    my guppy gave birth someone please tell me if she released all the fry. i counted 6 fry in the tank but i moved the female i have 1 male and 2 females both pregnant.
    I moved the adults to a bowl but only temperary please help me
     
  2. Shorty

    ShortyValued MemberMember

    It could be that she has eaten some of them, then tend to do that - it's a bit yuck, but thats fish for you :)
     
  3. OP
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    betta2006

    betta2006New MemberMember

    i got a breeding net and got all the fry in there, There color is not there yet but please tell me when you can tell the gender and when color will form and you can release them ffrom the breeding net.
     
  4. 0morrokh

    0morrokhFishlore VIPMember

    I think the average number of fry is around 30...but they do eat their fry quite happily...and don't leave the Guppies in the bowl, they need heated water.