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Old 04-10-2005, 02:14 PM   #1
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What to feed O clowns?

Im thinkin about startin my tank with a pair of small O clowns. What is the best food to feed them and how often should i do it. Frozen? Flakes? help!!

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I alternate with my O. Clowns. They get TetraMarine Flakes every other day. And Frozen goodies on the opposite days.

Mine get fed once a day. Don't know if this is the best, but it's what I do with my pair.
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mine will eat anything from flakes,worms,seaweed,shrimp,and almost all frozen stuff
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Snds like O clowns arent very picky eaters! I guess ill start with some flakes first then ocasionally give them some nice frozen stuff.
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Just bought some Formula One and Two, and some marine flake food. The clowns seem to enjoy the frozen stuff more than the flake. Should i alternate between the 2? Is variety good?

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I have been feeding mine Omega One. Some people recommend just feeding that. I have had mine for 2-3 weeks or so and thats all they have ate so far. I do plan on getting them some type of frozen for now. But they seem fine eating flake.

I need to get some brine shrimp. I just noticed that I have at least 2 dozen small featherdusters on one of my rocks.
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I feed frozen mysis and krill, formula 1, formula 2, bio-blend pellets, and cyclop-eeze.
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I feed mine mysis, hikari marine pellets, and chopped squid tenticles. They love squid, I get it from the grocery raw, chop it and portion it into ice trays
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i feed my pair of O's prime reef and every once in a while throw in some brine.
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Old 04-18-2005, 07:38 PM   #10
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Mine get:

Omega Maine Flake
Formula 1 Frozen
Formula 2 Frozen
Pygmy Angel Frozen
Frozen Mysis
Cyclopeeze-Frozen
Shrimp Pellets

No real method in feeding these. It is what ever I think they want and alternate. The only thing they don't seem to like it the Mysis...a little too big for them I think.

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