Tropical Fish Keeping - Aquarium fish care and resources (http://www.tropicalfishkeeping.com/forum.php)
- Invertebrates (http://www.tropicalfishkeeping.com/invertebrates/)
- - Feeding snails a varied diet. zucchini........ (http://www.tropicalfishkeeping.com/invertebrates/feeding-snails-varied-diet-zucchini-33899/)
Feeding snails a varied diet. zucchini........
I was told zucchini & other veggies are good for snails. Makes sense. Where do I put the veggie to feed the snail? Food goes bad & I don't want to be fishing slimy food out every day or two.
These are Mystery Snails (2). I have a 10 gallon tank w/ Mollies. Nothing special.
There is a whole lot of surface space. Big rocks. Large aggregate. Deco stuff. etc.
I put a bit on a skewer & held it near one & dinner was served.
Is that what I need to do? Peel & skewer some & lodge it in somehow?
Is there a snail food bowl on the market I don't know about?
I feel so stupid having to ask but I love my aquatic habitat & my snails look anemic.
No muss no fuss w/ the food.
Nikki Finn's Human
Since snails can get almost everywhere, try a veggie clip! one of those should do you well
That sounds fine. Mine used to also like algae wafers.
HaHA! A secret snail food bowl! I knew it! Thanks.
Slice it, then boil it (so it sinks), then freeze it. Then pull a slice out of the freezer whenever you want to give them a treat. Your mollies will like it too!
I have three platys, a gourami, and a mystery snail that like the zucchini, and a slice lasts >3 days. Like anything, feed in small amounts and give them more when it's gone.
You can also try Lupin's snail jello recipe from this thread:
|All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:46 PM.|
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2016 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.