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    Question Can I feed my fish red potatoes?


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    Hey guys I know you can feed fish potatoes but can you feed them red potatoes. I have a ABN pleco and cardinals they all attack cucumber but I want something thats sinks on its own. Thanks
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    What leads you to believe that red potatoes would be different from any other kind?

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    Figured it be ok but when you spend 200 bucks on fish you ask silly questions
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    I would cook it until it was done, then cool before feeding...should be fine
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    I had no idea you could feed taters to fish....might have to try that!

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    You know one thing I've thought about trying?...unflavored, cooked ramen noodles...I mean, they kind of look like worms, after all
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    I do not think ramen noodles are particularly healthy for fish. After all, when we buy fish foods we are always trying to avoid plant flours, and that is what the noodles are. Many forum members do feed their fish various vegetables, although I haven't heard of potatoes being tried yet. If you decide to proceed, cook them well first.

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    Thanks for the feedback, you've got a good point
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    Quote Originally Posted by Slaphppy7 View Post
    I would cook it until it was done, then cool before feeding...should be fine
    I normally just feed potato raw. Its just a spare slice from cutting them up for mashed.

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    Yeah, I don't see why it would be necessary to cook many of the veggies we actually feed fish. Unless it's rotting, it should be safe. We eat raw vegetables all the time.
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