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Saddle back loach question for Bob D...

Posted By: Jim Powers <jimpowers@prodigy.net>
Date: Saturday, 10 February 2001, at 1:49 p.m.

Or actual anyone else who owns these fish. I got two of these cool fish about a week ago, and have since been working on getting them to feed. I've tried different things(pellets, kale and spinach leaves, frozen daphnia and brine shrimp, flakes, blood worms) to get these things to eat. Neither started out too thin so I'm sure they've eaten since capture. Finally,in the last couple of days, the smaller of the two has begun foraging around the tank like most of the other hillstreams, and is fitting in well. He has eaten daphnia and some brine shrimp, but is much more fond of bloodworms. I have noticed his little belly is appearing f