Breeding Bettas

Donate To Betta Breeders Canada

If you’d like to donate to Betta Breeders Canada, here is a donation button (through PayPal).  We are getting closer and closer to having the funds to host a real and official IBC Betta Show in Canada!


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Want To Join Betta Breeders Canada?

Betta Breeders Canada is the official Canadian chapter of the International Betta Congress (IBC).  The BBC now has three levels of membership - BBC membership only, IBC membership only and BBC/IBC membership.  The BBC/IBC membership is the most recommended option and offers you the most benefit.

The following outlines the membership benefits and fees:
1. BBC membership only: [cannot hold executive or director positions.  Has access to BBC business forum on website.  Has voting privileges.  Cannot participate in IBC sanctioned functions]
a.    Individual [$20]
b.    Family (all members of one (1) residence with a maximum of two (2) votes per membership [$30]
c.     Junior (members under the age of 16, one (1) vote) [$15]

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**2. BBC combined with IBC membership: [Eligible to hold executive and director positions.  Has access to BBC business forum on website.  Has voting privileges.  Can participate in IBC sanctioned functions]
a.    Individual [$15 + proof of IBC membership in good standing]
b.    Junior (members under the age of 16, one (1) vote) [$10 + proof of IBC membership in good standing]

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3.IBC membership only:
[Cannot hold executive or director positions.  Will have no access to BBC business forum on website.  Will not have voting privileges. Can participate in IBC sanctioned functions]
a.    Individual [proof of IBC membership in good standing]
b.    Junior (members under the age of 16) [proof of IBC membership in good standing]

Various other incentives and entitlements may be granted to one or more of the above levels of membership as deemed fit by the Executive of the BBC and in accordance to the bylaws of the IBC and the bylaws and constitution of the BBC.  Currently, IBC members receive 5% off any orders from the BBC store and BBC members receive 10% off at the BBC’s Betta supplies store.

To acquire a BBC membership, please click the appropriate PayPal button above.
IBC memberships can be acquired by visiting http://www.ibcbettas.org/pages/join.html .  To have your BBC account accorded the IBC membership properly, please email us a copy of the receipt at bettabreederscanada@gmail.com

Hope to see you on the Betta Breeders Canada forum!

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Guide to buying your ideal betta

Bettas are arguably the most popular single species of fish in the aquarium hobby today!  This is true for many reasons including their vibrant colours, easy maintenance, their fun and unique personalities, and they do not require many expensive pieces of equipment.  Choosing the specific type of male betta you want to buy can be complex because of all the options for colours, patterns, varieties, and tail types.  This guide will help you buy a unique male Siamese fighting fish that you will easily fall in love with. Read more

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Betta cleaning tips - keep your betta bowls/tanks clean!

Betta fish require regular water changes whether you are planning on breeding them or not. This is a fact if your bettas are kept in a jar, small container, tank, or vase. For breeders, cleaning the betta jars is usually easier than cleaning needed for an aquarium that is 10 gallons or more. Betta Breeders Canada provides some ideas on how to make your betta’s tank maintenance easier depending on the size of your Siamese fighting fish’s aquarium. Read more

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Benefits of joining Betta Breeders Canada

Betta Breeders Canada is the only officially recognized chapter of the IBC in our country!  If you are reading this, you likely have a few bettas and lots of curiosity about proper feeding, housing and breeding techniques.  Relax!  You have come to the right place!

When you join Betta Breeders Canada you are given the “backstage pass” to years of experience and acquired information.  Not sure what a bubblenest is or how to get that beauty off of Aquabid and into your fishroom?  We can help!  Our dedicated membership is ready and able to help the newest fishkeeper or the seasoned pro looking for a greater challenge.

Some of the benefits of being a member of Betta Breeders Canada…
-You are able to show at any IBC sanctioned show as well as enjoy the benefits of an IBC membership
-Twice monthly online/realtime meetings with fellow members
-Transhipping advice and assistance
-Free advertising in our stockshop (donation on sales made appreciated)
-Unlimited access to all board areas
-Guidance on everything from what to feed to how to raise babies from people that really breed Bettas and really know this fish.
-Special “members only” pricing on Betta foods and supplies from our store

WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR? Come join us and start really enjoying the art of the Betta!

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Welcome to Betta Breeders Canada

Welcome to the official Betta Breeders Canada website.

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