View Full Version : female bettas-what do these vertical lines mean

08-17-2006, 10:01 AM
hey i just logged on for help and i was wondering what do these vertical lines on my female mean cause when i put the divider between my female and male at night and turn the light out she seemed fine then when i checked her again she had lines on her what do these mean thanks

08-17-2006, 11:02 AM
O I beilve she is ready to breed but im not sure......

08-17-2006, 03:45 PM
Demonshark is right, it means that this is her time for spawning if u planned to breed her this is the time

08-20-2006, 12:18 PM
So they get lines on their bodies when ready to breed, it actualy make canges to the skin? neat.

08-20-2006, 03:18 PM
not always

08-21-2006, 12:20 PM
if a female has vertical lines it means shes ready to breed, if theyre horizontal it means shes stressed