Know The Different Types Of Sinking Fish Food

Who does not love fishes?
ef04d3b47334cf7edd78b947052cf5a1I guess every one of us does and this is the reason why, every one of us have a beautiful aquarium loaded with colored discus fish. But there are a few who take proper care of them, like keeping the aquarium clean and feeding the right fish food. However, if take out every other concern from the listing, food becomes the important topic. Therefore, in this blog, we shall discuss all about the bulk fish food pellets and other fish food.

The type
In the category of fish diet, there are normally three to count on, dry, discus and frozen. Further, if this has to categorized, they are subdivided into sinking, slow sinking and floating ones. However, as discus ones are used more oftenly, let us dig into the topic.

  1. Flakes: These are mostly floating, but a slight pinch could sink them into the water. These bulk fish food flakes are mostly preferred for mid water feeders.
  2. Granules: These are small size of pellets and these come both in sinking as well as floating. These are needed to be soaked into the water before feeding the fishes.
  3. Gels: Gels are preprocessed and slow sinking ones. One can mix these with home cooked food and then feed the fishes.
  4. Pellets: Fish pellets are mostly small and round shaped ones which comes in both floating as well as sinking variety. Do not give dry pellets directly, these will cause bloating in those tiny creatures.

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