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Thanx FL, JP, MT and whoever else ...

Posted By: robroy <robroy220@netscape.net>
Date: Sunday, 3 March 2002, at 10:37 p.m.

...gave me advice on the H. smithi. I have several of them getting settled into my new R/T now. They do act like a different breed of fish in their new home. Some of them took right to pouncing on the bloodworms that crossed their line of sight, where I had never seen them eat while in the community tank.

Just to be sure that they were all getting something to eat...I tried the targeted feeding technique today. I used one of the Tetra Multi-Purpose Syringes and a length of airline tubing to deliver thawed bloodworms right under their individual noses. It worked very well, they all liked their breakfast-in-bed.

A couple of days ago, I gave th