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when to use algae chips?

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when to use algae chips?
Old 11-30-2006, 08:34 PM   #1
 
when to use algae chips?

should i always have algae chips for the pleco? how can i tell if he has enough algae to eat? how do i use algae chips without making a HUGE mess in the tank?
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Old 11-30-2006, 09:14 PM   #2
 
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Yea i was wondering about the disc to pleco size and species ratio too. sombody needs to set up a chart for the weasels.
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Old 11-30-2006, 10:20 PM   #3
 
i feed mine a few a day.
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Old 12-01-2006, 02:41 AM   #4
 
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1 or 2 a day! I usually just put 1 in a day before i go to sleep.
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Old 12-01-2006, 08:46 AM   #5
 
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1 per 3" pleco per day plus 1 if you have other bottom dwelling algae eaters (loaches love 'em). That's my story, and I'm sticking to it.
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Old 12-15-2006, 02:35 AM   #6
 
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one per 3 inches. that sounds about what i do, Thanks!
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Old 12-16-2006, 07:28 AM   #7
 
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id have to put a hand full in mine lol
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