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Old 04-22-2012, 12:55 AM   #1
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Glowtetras Not Eating Flakes

Can I only feed tetras live food? I jut got then three days ago and they ate flakes the first day but yesterday and today they aren't eating I feed them once a day a correct amount. HELP PLEASE!

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Old 04-22-2012, 01:26 AM   #2
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No, they will really eat anything. Mine were pigs. Just keep at it, they will be hungry and eat!
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Is the tank cycled?
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Old 04-22-2012, 02:14 AM   #4
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Is the tank cycled?
Tank is not completely cycled it's a week into it with a plant and all chemicals are good and where they should be without being crazy or spiking
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If they are not eating it acting odd in any way during a cycle, test the water and do a water change. Can be a sign something's wrong.
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If they are not eating it acting odd in any way during a cycle, test the water and do a water change. Can be a sign something's wrong.
Ooohhh +1 to this! Didnt know it was uncycled. Nice catch mumma
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Ooohhh +1 to this! Didnt know it was uncycled. Nice catch mumma
Ammonia .50-1
Nitrite 0-.25
Nitrate 0-5.0 more or the zero side 2.0 ish
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Ammonia is a bit high. Try and keep it at or under .25ppm.
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