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Botia is eating!!

Posted By: Corrina <cbrunt@nebi.com>
Date: Monday, 28 January 2002, at 10:20 p.m.

I was beginning to worry. I have had Neelix, my Botia modesta for one month now, and until the last 4 days, I had not seen him eat at all. He hides all the time in his caslte, but he has been coming out from the one spire to eat this week!!! Yea!! :)

I have been giving him one tabet of TeraMin Tropical Tablets on most nights, and on Fridays I have been giving him a small amount of frozen food (San Francisco Bay Brand Sally's Freshwater Multi-pack cubes--all the lfs had for sale). I also threw in a Wardley's Tubifex worms cube the other night. I will attempt fresh veggies as soon as I go grocery shopping again. Do I need to get algae waffers or is this the same as the TeraMin Tropical Tablets?