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Bubbles~5.10.08 05-11-2008 04:13 PM

My Betta Fish (Bubbles) is not eating
When i put the food in to her bowl she dosnt eat it( i just got her). i am feeding her the Omega One Natural Protein Formula Betta Buffet Flakes. What should i do?[/quote][/list]

Meatpuppet 05-11-2008 04:17 PM

hey, welcome to the forum.
what is the size of your tank? does it have a heater? what are the water parameter? (tested with liquid test kit)
most new fish will not eat in the first coulple day bcuz they are getting used to the new enviorment. if its past a couple days then you may have to buy and try various brands of betta pellets/flakes until you get one he likes. Yes bettas are extreamly picky.
and its also good to give him some variety with frozen bloodworms/brineshrimp once a week or so

JMeenen 05-12-2008 08:35 AM

yeah they are..picky..they like some things for a while and then...they don't like that anymore..on to something else

Blaxicanlatino 05-12-2008 12:35 PM

He may be too cold. Temperature needs to be at least 78 degrees F.

Hes probably just adjusting to the new home. Hope dis helps 8)

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