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Don't know if my dwarfs are eating...

Posted By: artgecko <andersonbk2000@yahoo.com>
Date: Thursday, 22 May 2003, at 11:31 a.m.

Hello everyone, I've been coming to this site for loach info for the past 2 years, but haven't noticed the forum until now. I'm currently running a 46gl planted community and 2, 10gl planted community tanks. I'm currently keeping 3 yo's and 5 dwarf loaches with a school of cory cats in the 46gl.

My question is, whether it's normal or not to see the dwarfs feeding? I've seen the yo's and corys eat but have never noticed the dwarfs feeding. I've tried sinking pellet foods (tetramin and hikari), algae waffers, spirulina waffers, shrimp pellets (which the yo's love), freeze dried bloodworms, flake foods, and frozen brine shrimp. I usually