02-16-2009, 12:57 AM
| || | Can Discus Fry Survive Without Mom & Dad?
My boyfriend works at a fish store where there is a large Discus tank with a breeding pair among the 7 adult fish. They keep trying to have fry, but the other fish are eating them all. I have a 10 gallon fry tank at home and I would like to try raising some of the lil guys before they "hatch" and get eaten... but I know they eat the parents' slim coat for the first few days..
Can they survive without the slime coat? I can feed them baby brine...??