How to feed a goldfish peas Open the aquarium cover and sprinkle in a few chunks at a time. You should only feed 2 – 3 peas per adult goldfish (1 – 2 peas for younger fish). An hour after feeding goldfish peas, check the substrate for uneaten food and remove them from the gravel (either with a siphon during a water change or a net).
How To Feed A Goldfish Peas
- Take the frozen bag or container out of the freezer the night before you plan to feed it to your goldfish.
- Once it is completely defrosted, microwave it for 30 seconds
- Run the peas under cold water and wait for them to cool down.
- Deshell the peas.
- Proceed to squish the peas inside between your fingers.
- Drop the peas into the aquarium for your goldfish to consume.
Can Goldfish Really Eat Peas?
You can feed your goldfish peas once a week as a treat. Peas are great source of fiber and help to give your fish a well balanced diet. Only feed 2-3 peas per fish. I recommend to boil they peas before giving them to your fish as this will make them soft and your fish will be able to eat them easier.
How Often Do Goldfish Need Feeding?
Your goldfish should be fed at least 2 -3 times a day to facilitate its proper growth and development. You should try as much as possible not to overfed the goldfish nor underfeed it. The best thing to do is use the thumb rule where you give it only the amount of food it can finish in two minutes.
How Often Does A Goldfish Need Feeding?
It is recommended to feed your goldfish 2 to 3 times per day. Feed them frequently but in a small amount. Also, remember the schedule. For example, if you have feed your goldfish in the morning, afternoon, and night, try to feed them tomorrow in the same manner. This will create good eating habits.
Can You Feed Goldfish Too Much?
The recommended feeding time is 2-3 times a day. The overfeeding of goldfish can cause indigestion and/or contamination of the tank, so it is important to avoid it. It is best to feed the goldfish only a small amount that can be consumed in under two minutes or only feed the goldfish as much as it can see.