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Anyone in the QC area raise and sell copepods?

Discussion in 'Buy/Sell/Trade' started by Monkey Man Zero, Nov 10, 2008.

  1. Monkey Man Zero

    Monkey Man Zero Inactive User

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    I just got a Mandarin and although I have tons in my tank, I want to add a bit of a buffer while I get my phyto/pods operation going. That dude eats ALL DAY.
  2. Travis

    Travis Well-Known ReefKeeper

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    try training him to eat pellets and frozen food. It is cheaper and a heck of a lot easier than pods...
  3. RobynT

    RobynT Inactive User

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    I am getting my mandarin to eat frozen prawn eggs and Cylopeeze. He lives in my fuge because he was soo skinny when I moved things over to my new tank. He is the only fish in a 27 refugium filled with live rock, chaeto and pods galore and he still isn't plump so I'm training him to eat other things. I have a small glass jar, on it's side, in the fuge and it's his new feeding station. I put the food in it with a baster and he goes in and eats it. You could try something similar. Mandarins are just not a fish that you should add to your tank unless you have plenty of food and no competition. Mine was fine in my main tank until I added a 6line wrasse then he got skinny.

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