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Old 01-31-2014, 08:08 AM   #1
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Oscar eating algae tablets ?

My Oscar been eating the algae tablets I drop in for my Pleco. Is this ok? Never seen any of my other fish bother while my Oscar will take the hole tablet in his mouth? Is this ok/normal ? Thank you
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Old 01-31-2014, 12:29 PM   #2
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It's okay, just make sure the pleco gets food.
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Old 01-31-2014, 02:55 PM   #3
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It's okay, just make sure the pleco gets food.
Thanks and yes I always make sure he eats
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Same thing happens to me, it is a pain sometimes
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Same thing happens to me, it is a pain sometimes
Yes lol sometimes he takes two so I go to drop a 3rd one in
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Try some bloodworms my pleco will go I the top of my tank and eat them or try attaching a pieace of cucumber to a rock for the pleco my plecos love it and every one in tank gets there food
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Try some bloodworms my pleco will go I the top of my tank and eat them or try attaching a pieace of cucumber to a rock for the pleco my plecos love it and every one in tank gets there food
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