Monthly Archives: October 2010

IMPROVING EXISTING STRAINS AND CREATING NEW STRAINS

BREEDING TECHNIQUES FOR MAINTAINING & IMPROVING EXISTING STRAINS AND CREATING NEW STRAINS; TO IMPROVE ALBINOS: Gold Red Male X Albino Female = 100 % Gray Reds Gray Red Male X Albino Female (original strain) = 50 % Albinos with vigor. … Continue reading

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Foods for Fancy Guppies

As a guppy breeder, whether you consider yourself a beginner or a master breeder, you should try to adopt two specific goals into your breeding program. First, breed for consistency Secondly, work out a feeding program that will help to … Continue reading

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Guppy Anatomy

Mouth – points forward. Nostril – smell and taste (closely intertwined) is accomplished in the nasal openings, mouth and head. Eye – almost spherical in shape, selective near/far focus – eye structure suggests fish can see in colour. Lateral line – line of scales … Continue reading

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