Dainichi Foods - Cichlid

Now In Stock


Made in the USA

We had these feeds some years ago in the UK & sold out.
We decided it was about time to restock them after so many requests from our customers.

The Rift Lake diet range alone extends to some 70 lines.
We have a good number but not all at the moment.
Descriptions below without cart buttons are not currently stocked but may be in coming shipments.

New lines include a general Tropical Diet & a Discus FX granule.


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All food is packed in 100% UV light-resistant, re-sealable bags for maximum freshness.
This includes the 2·5 kg sizes.


Veggie Delux granule

Dainichi pellets are encapsulated with a unique blend of vitamins & minerals (after the cooking phase) to preserve the potency of key nutrients & vital, heat sensitive ingredients. This powerful nutritional coating increases digestibility & restores the food to its maximum nutritional levels. Because these colour enhancers are in their natural state.
Dainichi is particularly effective for enhancing the colour, luster & sheen of your fish.
Pellets contain Montmorillonite Clay which contains over 60 mineral compounds. This aids digestion & growth performance. Also helps in reducing metabolic toxins.


XL Pro - Slow Sinking Pellet

Crude Protein min 44% - Ash max 10% - Moisture max 9% - Crude Fat min 6% - Crude Fibre min 2% - Calcium min 2%.
XL Pro combines a highly nutritious mixture of premium grade marine proteins & all natural colour enhancers designed to promote the highest degree of growth & colour in robust fish such as frontosa, Haplochromines & Central American cichlids. To ensure vibrant & clean colours - especially blue, this formula depends strictly upon the powerful & reliable effects of Antarctic krill & a potent blend of two types of Spirulina algae. Additionally to promote efficient digestion, XL Pro also contains calcium montmorillonite clay.
Baby - 1mm - 250g
£13·50
Small - 3mm - 250g
£13·50
Small - 3mm - 500g
£22·75
Small - 3mm - 2·5 kg
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Medium - 5mm - 250g
£13·50
Medium - 5mm - 500g
£22·75
Medium - 5mm - 2·5 kg
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Ultima Krill - Floating Pellet

Crude Protein min 43% - Ash max 9% - Moisture max 9% - Crude Fat min 6% - Crude Fibre min 3% - Calcium min 2% - Phosphorous min 1%.
Ultima Krill is a well balanced, all purpose growth & maintenance food. Formulated with an abundance of easily assimilated marine & vegetable proteins, this all purpose formula is ideal for a wide variety of cichlids. With five seperate applications of colour enhancing ingredients, including Antarctic krill, two types of Spirulina algae & shrimp, Ultima is especially well suited to promoting growth & colour of your cichlids. In addition, the calcium montmorillonite clay & the unique nutritional coating result in a high degree of digestibility & reduced algal growth in the tank.
Small - 3·5mm - 57g
 
Small - 3·5mm - 250g
£14·75
Small - 3·5mm - 500g
£24·50
Small - 3·5mm - 2·5 kg
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Ultima Krill - Sinking Pellet

Crude Protein min 43% - Ash max 9% - Moisture max 9% - Crude Fat min 6% - Crude Fibre min 3% - Calcium min 2% - Phosphorous min 1%.
Ultima Krill is a well balanced, all purpose growth & maintenance food. Formulated with an abundance of easily assimilated marine & vegetable proteins, this all purpose formula is ideal for a wide variety of cichlids. With five seperate applications of colour enhancing ingredients, including Antarctic krill, two types of Spirulina algae & shrimp, Ultima is especially well suited to promoting growth & colour of your cichlids. In addition, the calcium montmorillonite clay & the unique nutritional coating result in a high degree of digestibility & reduced algal growth in the tank.
Baby - 1mm - 57g
Baby - 1mm - 250g
£14·95
Baby - 1mm - 500g
Baby - 1mm - 2·5 kg
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Small - 3mm - 250g
£14·95
Small - 3mm - 500g
£24·75
Small - 3mm - 2·5 kg

 

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Medium - 5mm - 250g
£14·95
Medium - 5mm - 500g
£24·75


Color Supreme - Floating Pellet

Crude Protein min 44% - Ash max 10% - Moisture max 9% - Crude Fat min 6% - Crude Fibre min 2% - Calcium min 2% - Phosphorous min 1%.
Color Supreme is highly concentrated with two types of pure cultured Spirulina, krill & shrimp, all of which containall natural pigments, minerals & nutrients necessary to enhance growth, colour & luster of your cichlid. This formula is designed to promote spectacular colour, while providing your fish with a high protein, well balanced diet.
Small - 3·5mm - 57g
Small - 3·5mm - 250g
£15·50
Small - 3·5mm - 500g
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Medium - 5·5mm - 250g
£15·50
Medium - 5·5mm - 500g
Medium - 5·5mm - 2·5 kg
£113·25

Color Supreme - Sinking Pellet

Crude Protein min 44% - Ash max 10% - Moisture max 9% - Crude Fat min 6% - Crude Fibre min 2% - Calcium min 2% - Phosphorous min 1%.
Color Supreme is highly concentrated with two types of pure cultured Spirulina, krill & shrimp, all of which containall natural pigments, minerals & nutrients necessary to enhance growth, colour & luster of your cichlid. This formula is designed to promote spectacular colour, while providing your fish with a high protein, well balanced diet.
Baby - 1mm - 57g
Baby - 1mm - 250g
£15·75
Baby - 1mm - 500g
Baby - 1mm - 2·5 kg
Small - 3mm - 250g
£15·75
Small - 3mm - 500g

£25·75

Small - 3mm - 2·5 kg
£115·50
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Veggie Pro - Sinking Pellet

Baby - 1mm - 57g
Baby - 1mm - 250g
£13·50
Baby - 1mm - 500g
Baby - 1mm - 2·5 kg
Small - 3mm - 250g
£13·50
Small - 3mm - 500g

£22·75

Small - 3mm - 2·5 kg
£103·25

Veggie DeLuxe - Sinking Pellet

Crude Protein min 38% - Ash max 12% - Moisture max 9% - Crude Fat min 5% - Crude Fibre min 4% - Calcium min 2% - Phosphorous min 1%.
Veggie Deluxe contains a unique blend of premium grade ingredients designed to keep even the strictest of herbivores in peak health & colour. Featuring kelp, Spirulina algae, krill, shrimp & white fish meal, this high energy formula is packed with easily assimilatable sources of protein essential for maximum colour, growth & vigor. In addition, the fibrous kelp base & montmorillonite clay promote a highest degree of digestive efficiency.
Baby - 1mm - 57g
Baby - 1mm - 250g
£15·75
Baby - 1mm - 500g
Baby - 1mm - 2·5 kg
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Small - 3mm - 250g
£15·75
Small - 3mm - 500g
£25·75
Small - 3mm - 2·5 kg
£115·50
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Veggie FX - Sinking Pellet

Crude Protein min 39% - Ash max 12% - Moisture max 9% - Crude Fat min 5% - Crude Fibre min 4% - Calcium min 2% - Phosphorous min 1%.
Veggie FX is a highly specialized herbivore formula supplemented with a revolutionary nutritional coating. This unique formula is highly enriched with freeze dried Cyclop-eeze® (a planktonic crustacean with the highest known levels of caratenoids & fatty acids), two types of 100% pure cultured Spirulina, E.superba krill & shrimp. In all Veggie FX contains six seperate applications of colour enhancing ingredients to promote a spectacular level of colour & luster of your herbivore cichlids.
Baby - 1mm - 57g
Baby - 1mm - 250g
£17·95
Baby - 1mm - 500g
Baby - 1mm - 2·5 kg
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Small - 3mm - 250g
£17·95
Small - 3mm - 500g
£28·95
Small - 3mm - 2·5 kg
£126·95
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Color FX - Sinking Pellet

Crude Protein min 45% - Ash max 10% - Moisture max 9% - Crude Fat min 6% - Crude Fibre min 2% - Calcium min 2% - Phosphorous min 1%.
Color FX represents the culmination of the absolute highest performance, colour fortifying ingredients, concentrated in a single formula. This exclusive formulation is enriched with freeze dried Cyclop-eeze® (planktonic crustacean with the highest known levels of caratenoids & fatty acids). Haematococcus algae, two types of 100% pure cultured Spirulina. E.superba krill & shrimp, in all, Colour FX contains seven seperate applications of colour enhancing ingredients neccessary to promote a spectacular level of colour & luster of your cichlids.
Baby - 1mm - 57g
Baby - 1mm - 250g
£18·25
Baby - 1mm - 500g
Baby - 1mm - 2·5 kg
£129·95
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Small - 3mm - 250g
£18·25
Small - 3mm - 500g
£29·75
Small - 3mm - 2·5 kg
£129·95
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Tropic Max - General All Round Food
Formulated with an abundance of easily digestible marine & vegetable proteins such as Antarctic Krill, Salmon & white fish meal.
Tropic Max is furthermore supplemented with Kelp, Spirulina algae, pea protein & a generous mix of colour enhancers.
This high energy formula contains a mix of red & green micro granules & is an ideal choice for virtually all types of tropical fish.


Crude Protein min 41% - Ash max 10% - Moisture max 9% - Crude Fat min 5% - Crude Fibre min 4% - Calcium min 2% - Phosphorous min 0·7%.
Constituents: White fish meal, Wheat flour, Antarctic Krill meal, Spirulina algae, Wheat germ, Kelp, Pea protein, Brewers dried yeast, montmorillonite clay, astaxanthin, Garlic, calcium carbonate, vitamin & mineral mix.

Baby - 1mm
57g
 
Baby - 1mm
250g
£13·95

Discus FX
Formulated with a premium grade of marine & vegetable proteins. Discus FX ensures a balanced & highly assimilatable diet suitable for all Discus varieties.
The select grades of white fish meal, Antarctic Krill, Spirulina algae & pea protein are further enriched with marine copepods & other colour enhancing ingredients.
Discus FX also features a revolutionary nutritional coating containing essential vitamins, Garlic & digestive enzymes.

Crude Protein min 41% - Ash max 9% - Moisture max 9% - Crude Fat min 5% - Crude Fibre min 4% - Calcium min 2% - Phosphorous min 0·7%.
Constituents: White fish meal, Wheat flour, Antarctic Krill meal, Spirulina algae, Wheat germ, Kelp, Pea protein, Brewers dried yeast, montmorillonite clay, gum acacia, copepod meal, astaxanthin, Garlic, calcium carbonate, protease, beta glucan, vitamin & mineral mix.

Baby - 1mm
57g
 
Baby - 1mm
250g
£17·50