newbie question ... why is overfeeding bad? - Page 2
Tropical Fish

Tropical Fish Keeping - Aquarium fish care and resources » Freshwater Fish and Aquariums » Beginner Freshwater Aquarium » newbie question ... why is overfeeding bad?

newbie question ... why is overfeeding bad?

This is a discussion on newbie question ... why is overfeeding bad? within the Beginner Freshwater Aquarium forums, part of the Freshwater Fish and Aquariums category; --> I practice snail birth control by removing the eggs, although some eggs get missed and hatch. I just gave away about 30 babies....

Check out these freshwater fish profiles
Pristella Tetra
Pristella Tetra
African Butterfly Fish
African Butterfly Fish
Reply
LinkBack Thread Tools vBmenu Seperating Image Search this Thread vBmenu Seperating Image
newbie question ... why is overfeeding bad?
Old 07-07-2007, 07:02 PM   #11
 
I practice snail birth control by removing the eggs, although some eggs get missed and hatch. I just gave away about 30 babies.
Stacey is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-08-2007, 10:17 AM   #12
 
mHeinitz57's Avatar
 
Quote:
Originally Posted by Julie
As far as feeding goes - I feed only every second day and find that my snail population doesn't get out of control. I have no method of keeping their numbers down and after approx 6 months - there still aren't that many in the tank.
Sweet! I think the little guys are cool and I thought about introducing some on purpose but i've heard too many horror stories of peoples tanks being taken over. I've seen it in our tanks at the stores occasionally too...plenty of food for them there.
mHeinitz57 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Newbie Question (Feeding Question) mikedb1972 Beginner Saltwater Aquariums 14 07-16-2010 06:18 PM
Newbie Question....ONLY 2 MrBishop Beginner Freshwater Aquarium 6 12-07-2009 08:39 PM
Newbie question about... fishywannabee Beginner Freshwater Aquarium 8 11-05-2009 11:02 PM
newbie question bigbrad73 Freshwater and Tropical Fish 5 03-04-2009 11:24 AM


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:35 PM.