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Old 01-07-2009, 11:40 PM
Andi Mack Andi Mack is offline
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dubia roaches are supposedly the best live food.

They have the highest protein to fat ratio and they eat pretty much anything so can be gut loaded with all the veg you would normally feed a beardie.

Mine should be delivered tomoz, so i'll let you know if my beardie liked them.

Here we go found the protein to fat info.

Species - Protein / Fat / Ratio
Dubia Roaches - 36% / 7% - 5.2 to 1 ratio
Mealworms - 10% / 14% - 0.7 to 1 ratio
Crickets - 12.9% / 6.25% - 2.06 to 1 ratio
Locusts - 40% / 20% - 2.0 to 1 ratio

Andi

Last edited by Andi Mack; 01-07-2009 at 11:54 PM.. Reason: added protein to fat ratio's
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