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Loaches and Discus make Great Community Fish!
Loaches are great for discus tanks but you need to get the right species. There are hundreds of species which range from small to large and from peaceful to aggressive. That said many discus keepers will swear by Khuli loaches, Yoyo loaches and Axelrodi loaches. You can keep smaller loaches with discus as a solitary addition like one yoyo loach by itself or keep a small group of 3 or 4 loaches. The key is going with a smaller or dwarf loach that is boisterous. You don't want your loaches badgering the discus. Loaches are like Corydoras their primarily bottom feeders and scavengers but they will swim everywhere! Feed them a varied diet of bloodworms, brine shrimp and a quality flake or pellet food which is everything discus eats. And don't worry they will consume whatever uneaten stuff they can find on the bottom of the aquarium.