Breeding Tips PLEASE! - FishForums.com
Logo


members chatting


Welcome to the FishForums.com.

Find the answers to your fish problems or questions here on FishForums.com by using the search box below:



Go Back   FishForums.com > Freshwater > Livebearers

Livebearers Discussions about Livebearers.

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 01-01-2013, 11:42 PM   #1
MrKrabs
Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2012
Age: 43
Posts: 61
Default Breeding Tips PLEASE!

Not sure if I posted this before. I get differing opinions about when/if guppies get too old to mate. I received a shipment of guppies that are between 3-5 months of age. So now they would be within 6-8 months of age. Long story but I only put the sexes together a couple of weeks ago. Trios in a 3 gal container. Wondering if they are too old now, or if there is still a chance they will mate. They all hang together. The two females chase each other in a circle since they are in a smaller container. Where never like that in my tank. They dont always chase though. Mostly near the bubbler which they seem to love. I suppose I should have kept the sexes together from day one. I bought them as virgins from a breeder. My mistake not to put them together. Any tips would be greatly appreciated.
MrKrabs is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 01-02-2013, 05:48 AM   #2
lohachata
Super Moderator

 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Cleveland,Ohio
Age: 69
Posts: 8,047
Default

i have had guppies breeding at 2 years of age...i don't think yours are too old at all...i think that in a few months i am going to get rid of most if not all of my guppies and concentrate on something different..
__________________
PLECOCAINE = feeding frenzy=PLECOCAINE


if we ignore nature;maybe it will go away

10 gallon..nothing but air

10 gallon...just more air

10 gallon...stale air

just don't ask about the rest
lohachata is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Bookmarks


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Tips for breeding blue rams? guppybreeder! Breeding Freshwater Fish 14 02-24-2012 11:47 PM
Need tips: About to Start Breeding Guppies S-hag Breeding Freshwater Fish 11 01-24-2012 08:45 AM
Tips for breeding Angels? Angels Breeding Freshwater Fish 7 01-09-2012 07:29 AM
I need tips on breeding guppies 916 Livebearers 95 04-30-2011 06:14 PM
tips on ram breeding please. guppybreeder! General Freshwater 4 11-18-2007 07:49 PM