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Frozen food for Julidochromis

Discussion in 'General Fish Talk' started by skanda, Feb 15, 2012.

  1. skanda

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    Can someone tell me what the best food for Julidochromis Transcriptus is?

    I was going to offer them blood worms to condition them for breeding. Can this cause bloat? Is a diet of frozen live foood suitable?

    Any advice is much appreciated.

    Thanks
     
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    i wouldn't feed tangs blood worms it can cause bloat... a better frozen food to supplement a good pellet is mysis shrimp or brine shrimp
     
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    Is the issue of bloat from bloodworms a universal issue in all fish species, or just a certain few?
     
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    mostly Tanganyikan fish
     
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    I just go by, diversity is key rule. I feed mostly new life pellets as a staple but supplement with diff kinds of frozen all the time. I mostly use brine fortified with spirulina but use a wide variety of frozens. I also take a leaf of kale or collard greens nuke it for 30-40 sec to soften it up and use a plant weight to sink it on occasion.
     

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