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Old 10-16-2015, 12:04 PM   #21
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I think, in general terms if there is uneaten food lying around and rotting you are over feeding.
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Hi think most fishkeepers are guilty of overfeeding at some point? I tend to do as already been said feed 2/3 times per day but vary the amount,plus feeding slowly can help - feed two small helpings rather than a big helping{twice a day}. Biggest problem is getting the slow feeders enough food as well without overfeeding!! So I feed various foods - flake,granules,pellets wafers and frozen foods.
Simple rule if their is food still in the tank after five minutes you are overfeeding {unless its algea wafers etc}
Good thread by the way
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Old 10-16-2015, 12:38 PM   #23
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I know I over feed my shrimp because they can't just eat it all right away.


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