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peas

Posted by thewanderer n.y. long island (My Page) on
Fri, Jun 20, 08 at 11:13

i just tried to give my betta a pea,for the first time he tried to eat it, but spit it out why? help please.i cut it up small,he dose the same thing with his pellets.


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RE: peas

He probably doesn't like peas. They are mainly meat eaters (bugs and such really), may take a nip or two of something green but not a diet for bettas. I had some pellets that were too big/or he just didn't like and wouldn't eat them. The Hiroki (not sure about spelling) are really small and seem to work best and are made for bettas. I had one that would only eat the freeze dried tubiflex worms (in the betta food section of store), wouldn't eat pellets of any kind. I have heard they can be picky eaters sometimes.


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