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Shrimp are good, too.

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Yeah, I was just doing some research on shrimp as well. They seem to be fun little critters. I guess my concern would be with any new tankmate that my betta would be aggressive because it's his territory. He's been alone in the tank for 6 months and is probably pretty territorial. Ghost shrimp, from what I've read, are cheap though so it wouldn't be such a loss if I found my betta didn't like them. They clean algae but what else do they eat? I can usually make sure my betta gets the food I give specifically to him, but I don't know how I'd feed a shrimp or two.

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@NickAu feeds them like a flake every blue moon and his seem to be thriving, miraculously. Then again he's in Australia so things are weird there, lmao.

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