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Oscars-Astronotus Ocellatus


Oscar Habits
The Oscar People
Dwarf Oscars
some interesting information
Oscar Art
Supurb Oscar Photos
Enviorment and aggresiveness
Awesome Oscar Photos
Good Pleco Photos
Extreamly Nice Oscar Photos
More Oscar Photos
Don't Buy One If you Can't Take Care Of One
Breeder Info
The Names Of My Oscars and Info On Them
Oscars Are Smart
The Oscars Having Fun
Lots Of Links
Oscar Friends
Good Links
The Oscar Room
My Oscar Done's Page
Ready's Page
Your Webmaster KunkMagic
The Generations of Oscar Photos
Molly's Page
Modem's Page
New Info For The Site
Favorite Links
Let Me Know

Which Are Good or Bad?

Oscars enjoy eating a lot of meat sources. Feeder Fish and Cichlid meat pellets (red bag) are good sources of this. Getting your oscars algae wafers as vegitable matter and vitamins is good. However consider this whenever feeding your the food you are going to feed them going to be messy?

Oscars when eating will burp food out their mouths or filter what isn't necessary for nutrition through their gills. this can get very messy. Infact it may destroy your water quality unless you have a good filter. I recomend 330 gallons per hour as the lowest rated filter to go with (this is what I have) It may save your aquarium, your oscars and other inhabitants, and you the trouble of a major mess.


These photos show you a hungery oscar hunting down her food...and how fast it disappears into her stomache (note: she has a male partner also feeding not showing in these photos)


Oscars need larger feeders or more smaller feeders as they grow larger.