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Old 02-22-2013, 01:54 PM   #1
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Easiest fish to breed?

I was just wondering. For a beginner what is the easiest fish to breed? A fish were you just let nature take its course and bam! Suddenly someones fat and not too long after that there is little fry tornado.

Just wondering
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Molly,platy and guppy are easy to breed.. Swordtail as well.. Just telling u what I know.. And don't keep platy and swordtail together..
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Oh iv seen the sword tail those are pretty. Thanks for the reply.
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No problem good luck! Take care!
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Old 02-22-2013, 03:43 PM   #5
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The molly fish are really easy to breed. @ petsmart they have a lot of fish in the tank that are already pregnant. That is where I got mine. All you have to do is choose the really round fat one.
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Old 02-22-2013, 03:48 PM   #6
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the molly fish are really easy to breed. @ petsmart they have a lot of fish in the tank that are already pregnant. That is where i got mine. All you have to do is choose the really round fat one.
niiiiice. What are the colors on this molly fish?
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Old 02-22-2013, 05:03 PM   #7
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niiiiice. What are the colors on this molly fish?
The molly fish I have is a white and orange one
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Old 02-22-2013, 08:53 PM   #8
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Easiest fish to breed by far is the Guppy. Add 1 male & 1 female to any container that holds water and presto, pregnant mom. No human interaction required. If you want to raise the fry, it's a little more extensive.
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Old 02-23-2013, 06:15 AM   #9
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zebra danio.
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Zebras would have to be #2 easiest after Guppies. You have to make the tank viable for them to spawn (which is not THAT hard lol) which is not true of Guppies. It's also a little more involved to raise the fry
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