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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 05-24-2012, 06:09 PM Thread Starter
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betta eating plants

Last Night i observed my Betta stalking duckweed as or floats around the top of my tank. To my surprise he ended up eating it. Will this harm my betta?
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My Congo tetras like to eat the floating Salvinia minima I have in my tanks. Never any ill effects observed - I'm sure it's good for them.

As a rule of thumb, animals are pretty good at knowing what they should eat and what they shouldn't.
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It will not harm your betta, even probably healthier than most foods out there.

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