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Food: Live, Frozen, Freeze-Dried, Pellets, etc

The place to discuss anything food-related, including feeder fish, pellets, freeze-dried food, frozen food, live food and its culture, the list goes on...

Aquatic Insect Larvae (like Bloodworms)

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Crickets, Locusts, Roaches

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Daphnia, Moina, brine shrimp, etc

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Earthworms, Nightcrawlers, etc

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Flies/Fly Maggots

For the discussion of flies (Dipterids) other than fruitflies.
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Frozen Food Discussion

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Fruitflies

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Mammals (live/frozen, whole or pieces)

For the discussion of all foods of mammalian origin.
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Waxworms, Mealworms, Maggots, etc

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White and Grindal worms (Enchytraea)

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  • The-Axolotl:
    Hello, I think my axie might have anchor worms, could someone please look at my thread its called 'rapidly growing strange things all over my axolotls' thanks- The-Axolotl
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  • axolotl nerd:
    @The-Axolotl, reading through your thread now, sorry i didn’t get a chance to welcome you yet!
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  • The-Axolotl:
    Thanks for reading my thread, everyone has been so helpful 😀😁
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  • The-Axolotl:
    Can anyone answer if I can use trichlorfon 20mg with my axolotls to treat the anchor worms it is supposed to kill them. I have purchased something from the shop called blue planet paracide which has 20mg of the trichlorfon
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  • axolotl nerd:
    sorry in advance for anyone who reads my latest post, it’s very long and was written late at night, ergo it isn’t wonderfully organized
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  • The-Axolotl:
    @axolotl nerd That's so cool that your looking into being a axolotl breeder/ having a axolotl sanctuary
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  • axolotl nerd:
    @The-Axolotl, im a hug energy when it comes to axolotls, and decided i might as well “shoot my shot” and try to make a living out of it. lots of inspiration taken from margie, who used to breed and sell here on caudata- she was raising about 1000 juveniles at a time, which is my end goal
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  • axolotl nerd:
    huge nerd**
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  • The-Axolotl:
    Nice, if/when you start breeding axolotls make sure to post pics of the cute baby axies here on caudata
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  • axolotl nerd:
    i plan on it!
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  • Albi_the_axolotlt:
    Hi, i'm new to this community👋
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  • Albi_the_axolotlt:
    and I need help
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  • Albi_the_axolotlt:
    a lot of it
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  • Albi_the_axolotlt:
    if anyone can please reach out to me
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  • Albi_the_axolotlt:
    my axolotl is having airbubles in stomache
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  • Albi_the_axolotlt:
    and is stressing a whole lot pls help me any useful info would help
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  • The-Axolotl:
    @Albi_the_axolotlt have you made a thread on the forums about your axolotl having this problem?
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  • Elder_Axolotl:
    @Albi_the_axolotlt I would definitely make a thread about this, but before you panic try putting you axolotl in a tub where the water only goes about an inch above it, and then cool the water down SLOWLY, like a couple ice cubes at a time, to about 50 Deg F. sometimes this helps them pass gas, or even have a bowel movement. Just make sure the Temps from your current enclosure and the tub are within 4 degrees of each other and not higher than 65 Deg F. so you dont Temp shock your baby.
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  • Albi_the_axolotlt:
    well I don't know how to make a thread and I am very thankful for your help but the real reason I am worried about is that it goes away and comes back constantly like its gets better today then tomorrow morning she is at the top of the tank floating on her side all bubbled up? I do put her in a container with just enough water to cover her back and it helped but it gets annoying and scary when it's consantly happening and I am worried I am doing something horrible wrong.
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  • Albi_the_axolotlt:
    If you would like to know my care I will make sure to share it with you!
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  • britt6393:
    @Albi_the_axolotlt, Hi, do I still need to use aqueon pure balls in an established tank?
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    britt6393: @Albi_the_axolotlt, Hi, do I still need to use aqueon pure balls in an established tank? +1
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