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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 06-02-2011, 09:14 PM Thread Starter
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Seaweed eating bettas....

Today I bought some dried seaweed at petco for my snails. I didn't know if the snails would eat it or not but the package said it was for salt and freshwater fish so I thought I'd give it a try. I figured at least the bettas won't eat this. HAHA! Figment and Fable are fat as a tick now and mommy is not very happy. Really guys? Seaweed? Anyways....the snails and their food have been removed from the tank for feeding and the boys will be skipping a meal or two.

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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 06-02-2011, 09:18 PM
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I don't think there's anything they won't at least TRY to eat, lol. I was trying to get a piece of zucchini wedged down near the bottom of the tank for my snail and Sven was "helping" by taking nips from it
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post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 06-03-2011, 04:31 AM
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Yeah.. Anything new that "moves" they will try to take a nibble.. xD

My female always bites the snails/shrimps algae replacement pallets... She never got bloated though because she always spills everything out... But still annoys me xD


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