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crunch it up gently with a mortar and pestle, or a rolling pin and plastic baggie. 
 

If you haven't opened the food and the expiration date is reasonable, then you can also store it in a cool, dry place and wait until they are larger to start feeding it.

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You can also soak it.  I regularly give the fry in the duckweed tub a few koi pellets.  They immediately attack, trying to nibble bites from these huge hunks of food.  (So cute.)  As the food softens, they can get larger bites without ever swallowing something large and dry.

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crunch it up gently with a mortar and pestle, or a rolling pin and plastic baggie. 

Or a hammer. ;)

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I tried the hammer, it would take forever, lol I did use the rolling pin and that worked great. I also soak the food for them.

lol the hammer suggestion was kind of a joke.  :P

 

Or chew it up a bit and spit it in.

Spit it in!  No way!  It would be too tasty to spit out!  ;)

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