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Old 08-22-2010, 07:11 PM   #1 
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Question Feeding Confusion!

Hi Guys!!

I just got a my 2nd betta fish, (my first died last Dec.) and I also got new food b/c my old stuff was stale. I want Solo, the new betta, to have a more varied diet than Turk (R.I.P). The new food I got was Aquarian pellet feed and Top Fish freeze-dried bloodworms. I fed Turk 4-5 worms every other day, and I was going to stick with that for Solo too. But the new pellets i have say to be fed to the fish 2x a day, 3-4 pellets per feeding. The worms had no suggested feeding amount/frequency. I am rather confused on how often and how much of either I should feed Solo if i want him to eat both. If any of you more experienced Betta-keepers have any advice, it would be greatly appreciated!!
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Old 08-22-2010, 07:20 PM   #2 
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This is just my opinion, but, depending on the size of the fish, 4-6 pellets a day, twice a day, I feed them freeze-dried bloodworms one day a week, and again, 4-6 bloodworms a day, twice a day.
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Old 08-23-2010, 03:33 AM   #3 
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I only feed 3-4 feeding once a day. No matter what food it is. Its to prevent overfeeding. I also fast my fishes once every week
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Thanx guys! You were a big help. My little Solo will be very happy with my new feeding schedule- thanx again!!
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