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No longer wanting to make Gel food, can I just use pellets from now on

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I can't stand the way repashy smells and it always ends up making our refrigerator smell bad. My parents get annoyed by the smell and I just wanna stop using it all together.

I currently am feeding omega one pellets and I was thinking of upgrading to Saki Hakari pellets and just use that as a staple. Would that be ok? I will obviously feed some veggies every now and then.

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Any high quality pellet will be fine as a staple. (Unless you happen to have fussy fish that get floaty on anything other than gel food). My personal favourite is New Life Spectrum Thera A

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No judgement. It can smell...well, high tide at seashore for sure.

 

Home-made gel food. It is a calling, heh.

 

I throw crushed pellets in when I don't have the time to feed them individually.

 

 

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Any high quality pellet will be fine as a staple. (Unless you happen to have fussy fish that get floaty on anything other than gel food). My personal favourite is New Life Spectrum Thera A

Ok thanks :)

Would you recommend New Life Spectrum over Saki Hakari?

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I haven't tried Saki Hikari but I have used Hikari Lionhead, Hikari Staple and Hikari Gold and out of all those I think my inside fish do better on NLS and my outdoor fish on a mix of Hikari Staple and Gold

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I've seen too many experienced people say hikari food encourages floatiness to recommend their foods.  

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Southern Delight is a favorite with my finned friends.

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Hikari has too much wheat apparently. Saki Hikari and Hikari Lionhead seem to be the ones that cause the worst floating issues. I'd actually avoid like plague. Taryl uses a food called Paradigm Herbivore that seems good if you can deal with a kinda crumbly food.

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Don't use the gel if you don't want to. Yes, j use paradigm herbivore, but there are honestly plenty of good dry foods. Ken's earthworm sticks are another staple here and my fish love them!

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