maintenance, care, compatibility
When breeding aquarium fish is almost the main problem becomes their feeding. This whole process for a beginner aquarist involves a number of questions: what is the best way to feed your pets? how often should it be done, in what quantity? Is it possible to cook food for fish with their own hands?
The questions, we must admit, are non-trivial, and therefore let’s understand in order.
There are many recipes for fish feed do it yourself. Perhaps the most popular is the egg omelette.
Fish are very fond of him, besides, in this feed you can add a variety of ingredients, including drugs for various diseases, if necessary.
How to prepare food for aquarium fish with your own hands?
So, to cook your own original aqua-fish food, you will need 1 egg, some dried leaves of plantain and nettle, ground paprika, vitamin “Revit”.
First, grind the dry leaves of nettle and plantain on a coffee grinder. As an option – you can buy ready-made dry leaves at the pharmacy.
Next – carefully beat the egg. Grind dragee vitamins, you can optionally add calcium gluconate to it.
Pour to the egg literally a pinch of ground leaves, paprika, vitamin, and again mix everything well.
In a separate container, bring the water to a boil, and when it boils, pour a thin stream of our mixture into it, stirring constantly. Boil the “dish” for 1 minute.
After that, we drop everything on a sieve or gauze.
The cooled omelet can be stored in the refrigerator for 3 days. For longer storage suitable freezer.
Food before giving the fish, can be further crushed by passing through a sieve. This is necessary if you have small fish that can choke.
For the rest, you can simply pinch off the pieces and crush them with your fingers.
I must say that fish with a huge appetite eat such an omelet. Its recipe may be slightly different, it may contain other ingredients.
However, the general principle of cooking is exactly as described above.
Vegetable food for aquarium fish do it yourself
To vegetable feed can be attributed washed under water bread or soaked semolina. Also, the fish eat well milled mix of green peas and broccoli with the addition of liquid vitamins.