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Old 01-29-2012, 09:19 PM   #1
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Food source question

I bought guppies for my 20 gallon fully knowing that they breed alot... Im just curious.. what are peoples thoughts using the babies as feeders for my cichlid tank? THanks!
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What kind of cichlids?
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Unless you have carnivorous cichlids it will be too much protein in their diet and aggression will be pretty bad over time. As a once in a blue moon treat its not a huge deal since you would be breeding them yourself in a hopeful disease free environment
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Unless you have carnivorous cichlids it will be too much protein in their diet and aggression will be pretty bad over time. As a once in a blue moon treat its not a huge deal since you would be breeding them yourself in a hopeful disease free environment
Pretty much.
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