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International Betta Congress: The Premier Betta Organization

With an average of 40 International Shows each year, the IBC has the most robust showing calendar in the betta world.

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FLARE! Magazine free sample issues

FLARE! magazine is a comprehensive resource for all things in the betta world.  Full of ideas and articles that are easy and educational, it will appeal to enthusiasts ranging from casual betta keepers to serious breeders.  Articles guide the reader on how to provide excellent care for your fish, offering tips and tricks for designing multiple betta systems, heating solutions, and nutrition.   Each issue also serves as the official means of relaying new member programs, incentives and administrative announcements.  With FLARE! as a tool, take your hobby to the next level.

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Find an official IBC Chapter near you!

  • Meet other betta enthusiasts near you
  • Share ideas, tips and “breeder secrets”
  • Learn more about your hobby through demonstrations and presentations
  • Trade breeding stock, equipment, betta foods and more
  • Organize local shows and find helpers

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Upcoming Events

  1. Team Betta Buddies

    Penang, Malaysia

    June 3 - June 4
  2. Associazione Italiana Betta

    Ranco, Italy

    June 10 - June 12
  3. Asian Betta Alliance

    Manila, Philippines

    June 10 - June 12
  4. Brisbane Betta Breeders

    Bulimba, Queensland, Australia

    June 19
  5. 2016 Annual IBC Convention

    Jenks, Oklahoma, USA

    June 23 - June 26