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RE: Why do SAE's die so easly
Hi Dave. I have had my 50-gal planted tank running for about a year now. I
started out with 3 SAEs that were quite small. Unfortunately, one jumped
out before I got a glass tank cover and it was dead before I discovered it.
The other two are still going strong -- big, fat, and seemingly very
What's your schedule for water changes? What are you feeding? I have found
that there's not any visible algae in my tank any more (I also have a few
Amano shrimp), but the SAEs also eat regular fish food, especially the
Hikari sinking tablets or algae wafers.
> I have owned about 20 SAE's in the year and a half my tank has
> been up, and
> all of them die with in about 2 months. I do not know what I am
> doing wrong
> if anything. Has any one else had this problem? Are they hard to keep