Feeding Plecos

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Feeding Plecos

Postby shazadh » Fri Feb 28, 2014 9:53 pm

I have just bought 2 lemon bristlenose plecos. They are doing well and doing a great job of cleaning my tank. I just need to know how many times to feed them cucumber, is it just once a week or once a month??? . :mrgreen:
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Re: Feeding Plecos

Postby Carylnz » Sat Mar 01, 2014 11:04 am

Once a week as a treat.
You will find that once they reach adult size they will stop eating algae.
If you feed cucumber too often you might find they stop eating algae even sooner :wink:
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