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Old 01/22/2006, 04:35 PM   #1
supernareg
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Question 2 new SH tanks, questions.

i have a 12 gal aquapod, hoping to house either 2 regular horses (prolly yellow) or about 6 dwarf horses. my other tank is a 30 gal tall with 15 gal sump and euroreef skimmer, with buncha softies. in this i'm hopint to house 4 regular horses, 2 black / 2 yellow or 2 red and 2 yellow. now my question is... what would i need to add in the tank? both tanks have little flow... i dont have any stinging corals (i do but i'ma take em out and put them in my 20 gal SPS), what am i going to feed them? brine shrimp? i cant "make my own stuff" so i have to buy it. how bout the dwarf horses? what do i feed those? how big do the dwarfs get? how small are they usually? what temprature should i keep them at? 76?78F? thanks.


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Old 01/22/2006, 04:52 PM   #2
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Dwarf horses need live brine shrimp and if you get horses from www.seahorse.com (oceanrider) or www.seahorsesource.com or some other Captive Bred Seahorse..they will eat Frozen Mysis Shrimp IMHO a 12g. Aquapod is just to small for anything but Dwarf seahorses and maybe Capensis.. anyway read up on here and www.seahorse.org hth
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Old 01/22/2006, 06:32 PM   #3
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yes, ofcourse i'll be getting captive so i can feed them frozen mysis.


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Old 01/22/2006, 06:56 PM   #4
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What fishfreak218 said. With anything other than dwarves in the 12g you will have both a water quality and space issue with anything larger.

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