Good care and a healthy diet can prolong the lifespan of your Betta. Even so, it’s rare for a Betta to live more than 5 years. So if your fish only lives a year or two after you purchase it, don’t assume you’ve been a bad owner. That’s a perfectly normal lifespan.
Wondering how long has the oldest Betta lived? There are documented cases of Bettas living as long as 9 or 10 years in captivity. How long has your Betta lived? In the poll below click on the number of years your oldest Betta lived, then see how your fish compares to others.
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My Betta lived 1 year
My Betta lived 2 years
My Betta lived 3 years
My Betta lived 4 years
My Betta lived 5 years
My Betta lived more than 5 years