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    what is the best way n the best food i can feed my fantail? so that it can have a good diet. i'm new with fantails.

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    Hello and welcome to the AC!

    the best food is not a single food at all, but rather a variety! A good quality flake or pellet food is a good start, but then it's best to supplement their diet with vegetables, live food (mine love brine shrimp), etc.
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    If you do brine shrimp, remember that what your fish doesn't eat will die.

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    Welcome to the Fabulous AC!

    Try feeding veggie based foods,flakes and pellets.Thats what they like.
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    They are scavengers and grazers. Pieces of cucumber or spinach sometimes work, (don't do lettuce!) fruit, seafood, pellets, flakes... you name it, goldfish should eat it, though sometimes with fancies you get a picky one and have to play around with the food ideas.
    A severe lack of trichogaster.

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    Look at all the other factors in your tank before coming to this conclusion.

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