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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 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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  • 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. IBC Convention 2019 – Oklahoma Betta Breeders Association

    Irving, Texas

    June 20 @ 8:00 am - June 24 @ 5:00 pm
  2. Mexican Betta Breeders

    June 22 @ 8:00 am - June 23 @ 5:00 pm
  3. Japan Betta Contest 2019

    July 13 - July 14
  4. Betta Masterpiece Show 2019

    July 19 - July 21
  5. Asociación Bettas Cuba

    La Havana, Cuba

    August 16 @ 8:00 am - August 18 @ 5:00 pm