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Old 02-15-2012, 11:05 PM   #1
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Feeding schedule and guidence

I have a Coral Beauty Angelfish, 2 Occ Clowns, and a Six Line Wrasse. I also have a Ruby Emerald Crab, an Emerald Crab, a Horseshoe Crab, 3 Bumblebee snails, 3 Mexican Turbo Snails, and two hermit crabs. I am currently feeding my fish a large pinch of premium flakes 3 times a day. Is this enough? Too much? Do I need to be feeding different species different foods? I look forward to hearing your responses, I could use the help, don't want anyone dying on me lol. Thanks!
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I have fed about the same amount of fish everyday with flakes and brine. I am about to go to monday, wednesday and friday. I think you are overfeeding.
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I have fed about the same amount of fish everyday with flakes and brine. I am about to go to monday, wednesday and friday. I think you are overfeeding.
What is brine?
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I would feed at least once a day I don't believe feeding a fish 3 times a week is right at all i feed all 3 tanks 2-3 times everyday and everyone's happy and water conditions are great
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What is brine?
Brine shrimp. I have the freeze dried type. I feed my fish a little every day, switching between flakes, brine, algae/critter frozen cubes. My shrimp I hand feed brine shrimp too.
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What is brine?
Frozen brine shrimp cubes. Thawed and rinsed and added to the tank. About a third of a cube a day. With a small pinch of marine flakes. Haven't switched to 3 days a week yet. Am currently feeding once a day every day. Maybe I will stay with that. Three times a day too much.
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Frozen brine shrimp cubes. Thawed and rinsed and added to the tank. About a third of a cube a day. With a small pinch of marine flakes. Haven't switched to 3 days a week yet. Am currently feeding once a day every day. Maybe I will stay with that. Three times a day too much.
I guess I didn't specify that them 3 times I feed them it's not an over bearing amount so what my 3 amounts are can be some people's serving they feed once a day
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Make sure you feed enough keep your bubble bee snails from killing your other snails.
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Personally i would not bother with brine...Your angel needs a food specified for angels..try mega marine angel formula and mega marine algae ..Also get some formula 2 cubes and seaweed selects ...Meat should include krill ,squid and table shrimp.Your other fish will also eat this..i would feed 2x a day, every day
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