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post #1 of 3 Old 08-09-2009, 03:48 PM Thread Starter
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fire eel not eating

purchased a fire eel about 3 months ago. I have never seen the fish actually eat. Quarnintened the fish to a tank by himself over a week ago. I have tried feeding krill, bloodworms and flakes to no avial.
anyone have any suggestions?
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post #2 of 3 Old 08-09-2009, 07:33 PM
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You could try small earthworms, red worms, or black worms. Sometimes moving food is more appealing.
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post #3 of 3 Old 08-09-2009, 08:21 PM
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I hope this helps was perusing the forums and found yours, while researching for fish in my aquarium I found this. Not sure if it will help or not, but good luck with your eel!
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