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Fun at Feeding Time

Posted By: peterinwa <peterinwa@attbi.com>
Date: Sunday, 10 November 2002, at 12:57 p.m.

It has really been fun watching my fish's feeding habits change as I introduce new species.

My Tetras used to eat from the top, but now always hang out with the Clowns.

In fact, I used to turn off the filter when I feed the Tetras Flake food because it would send it to the bottom where it would just sit. Now they just ignore it at the top, so I need the tumbling water to take it towards the bottom.

They still miss some though, so I have stopped feeding the Clowns Sinking Wafers at the same time. I want the whole crew working on the falling Flakes till I'm sure they're all eaten.

What's really funny is the Oto. He comes out of resting and gets right into the middle of the feeding frenzy with the Clowns and Tetras and aggressivel