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  1. #1

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    Default Freeze dried bloodworms


    0 Not allowed!
    Picked up some. How often should these be fed? Should they be soaked first? I want to start offering a change from the normal pellet food.
    29 gallon

    5 black longfin tetras
    4 neon tetras (down from six :-(
    5 platys
    1 molly
    3 half-grown platy fry
    2 half-grown molly fry
    4 gold barbs
    1 otto

    (yes, I'm overstocked)


    5 gallon

    1 veil tail betta (Leo)


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    8 red wag platy fry


    3 gallon

    1 crowntail betta (Spike)

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    They are very high in crude fat and protein, and there-for, to prevent bloat, should only be feed every 5-6 days.
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    i feed my fish bloodworms about twice a week or so as a treat. the rest of the time i feed omega 0ne staple. also, lots of veggies like spinach, lettuce, peas, etc. i also occasionally feed frozen daphnia. the best thing is to vary the diet.

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    How do you prepare the veggies for the fish? Do you cook them or serve raw?
    29 gallon

    5 black longfin tetras
    4 neon tetras (down from six :-(
    5 platys
    1 molly
    3 half-grown platy fry
    2 half-grown molly fry
    4 gold barbs
    1 otto

    (yes, I'm overstocked)


    5 gallon

    1 veil tail betta (Leo)


    5 gallon

    8 red wag platy fry


    3 gallon

    1 crowntail betta (Spike)

  5. #5

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    i give zuchini to my fish and i don't cook it at all. i do however freeze and thaw it before putting it in the tank. a couple of slices will not last longer than 2 days in my tank. my fish eat every single bit of it including the peel.
    55 gal lightly planted mbuna

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    Very few of my fish will eat dried bloodworms, and only when they are hungry!!! Frozen bloodworms are another story, they would eat those as often as I would feed them.
    Fresh vegs, I put in the tank fresh and raw, there are a few fish that will wait til it softens, but most go for it right off the bat.
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    for veggies, i blanch them in the microwave until they're soft.

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    Some people boil the veggies.
    CORRECTED video of my fish. This link works. For sure. Really.

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