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R.sok 12-07-2012 01:33 AM

Rcs feeding question
 
This is my first try at feeding them a blanched veggy. What I dId was take a piece of lettuce & microwave it on high for 5 minutes in boiling water, after that I placed it in the tank but it still floated, so I put a wooden chopstick for temp to hold it down. After about 10 minutes I notice a few snails on the lettuce feeding & 7 shrimp on the wooden chopstick?

somewhatshocked 12-07-2012 01:35 AM

Sounds about right.

Give it an hour or two and the shrimp will eventually discover the lettuce is the tasty part.

R.sok 12-07-2012 01:35 AM

I do have 1 piece of driftwood in the tank, but I don't see many shrimp on it, usually they are scavenging through the plants & moss. Only other time I've seen them bunched up like this is when I feed pellets. Do I have anything to worry about?

R.sok 12-07-2012 01:36 AM

oh ok, gotcha. Thanks!


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