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post #11 of 29 Old 12-09-2013, 08:28 AM Thread Starter
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My LFS wont. I asked. I feel sorry for him because the lack of info on the internet... if anyone would take him. Would u? I live in singapore
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post #12 of 29 Old 12-09-2013, 08:30 AM
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aww i am very sorry i can't take him i live very very far from you.

when you set up a new tank,hide an extra
sponge or two behind some decor,that way you have
something seeded for you next filter.
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post #13 of 29 Old 12-09-2013, 08:32 AM Thread Starter
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Lol releasing it sounds like a bad idea though. Well ppl in the amazon eat it. I wonder... deep fried lepornius
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post #14 of 29 Old 12-09-2013, 08:34 AM
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perhaps try and contact a fish breeder ?

when you set up a new tank,hide an extra
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something seeded for you next filter.
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post #15 of 29 Old 12-09-2013, 08:38 AM Thread Starter
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Lol for one fish i dun think they will accept
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post #16 of 29 Old 12-09-2013, 09:20 AM
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i would feed his live food with good quality flake to get the vitamins
into them first,then feed the live food to the fish…you may find
he would feel happier with more of his own kind…often a schooling fish
will not do well if kept on its own.
Yup. Gut loading means feeding the feeders the food you wish the fish would eat.
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125 - BGK, chanchito cichlid, pictus cats, silver dollars, palmas bichir
125 - cichlids (severums, bolivian rams, chocolate), rainbows ( turquoise, red), loaches (angelicus, zebra, kuhli and horseface), plecos (BN, RL and clown), denison barbs, tiretrack eel, pearl gouramis, betta
90 - Congo tetras, african knife, upside down cats, spotted ctenopoma, kribensis, delhezzi bichir
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post #17 of 29 Old 12-09-2013, 09:21 AM Thread Starter
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Hi guys his mouth about the size of a guppy times 2 so, what kind of feeder/worms i can use
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post #18 of 29 Old 12-09-2013, 09:29 AM
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perhaps some daphnia,blood worm,they should fit.

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something seeded for you next filter.
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post #19 of 29 Old 12-09-2013, 09:30 AM
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Ohhhhh you haven't gotten it to eat?

125 - BGK, chanchito cichlid, pictus cats, silver dollars, palmas bichir
125 - cichlids (severums, bolivian rams, chocolate), rainbows ( turquoise, red), loaches (angelicus, zebra, kuhli and horseface), plecos (BN, RL and clown), denison barbs, tiretrack eel, pearl gouramis, betta
90 - Congo tetras, african knife, upside down cats, spotted ctenopoma, kribensis, delhezzi bichir
2.5 - betta
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post #20 of 29 Old 12-09-2013, 09:32 AM Thread Starter
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Not feeder foods or worms. I cant find blood worms :( y area has the best fish stores but no blood worms :( it eats my crayfish pelletss, i give it about 8pellets a day 3 morning, 3 afternoon, 2 at around 2am.
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