Is my gourami pregnant??

Discussion in 'Breeding Fish' started by omezquita, Mar 21, 2012.

  1. omezquitaNew MemberMember

    Hi Everyone!

    This is my first post. I bought a couple of gouramis to cycle my tank and everything seems to be running smoothly but I think one of them is pregnant... See image below:

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    If is pregnant what should I do??

    Thanks for your help,
    Orlando
     
    Last edited by a moderator: Nov 23, 2018
  2. PaintcrazeValued MemberMember

    Gouramis don't "get pregnant", they are egglayers.
     
  3. xNickValued MemberMember

    Perhaps you could hold off feeding for a couple of days?
     
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    omezquitaNew MemberMember

    Ok, thanks for your comments.

    xNick, why do you recommend me to hold off feeding?
     
  5. fighter55Valued MemberMember

    Just in case of fish "obesity" caused by overfeeding
     
  6. mosaicguppyWell Known MemberMember

    Looks normal to me, it's what gouramis look like. Sometimes you can get one a little more rounder than others if they're fed really well, they usually keep eating even when they're full.
     




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