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  1. The perfect food for Bettas

    Anabantids
    My rose petal betta loves to eat mosquito larva. Has anyone else tried it ? They go crazy, as is plainly visible in this video. I'd like to hear about other people's experiences with this perfect live food. And if you have any questions about it, feel free to ask. Here is a great video to show...
  2. My guppy is not eating! I think she was bullied... :(

    Tropical Fish Diseases
    I have 2 guppies. I think 1 is male and the other is female. I noticed the female getting skinnier and skinnier 2 weeks ago. I was told by a pet store employee to separate the fish. I did and I've noticed the fish still isn't eating. What can I do? She's suffering and I love my fish. Could she...
  3. What plants should I have with neon tetras?

    Freshwater Aquarium Equipment
    Can any one recommend a plant that my neon tetra won't eat/destroy I did had hygrophila corymbosa buts it's almost gone? I have 120 litre tank it set at 24 degrees, I have 1 betta and 10 neon tetras Gravel only and heaps of fake plants lol
  4. Male Betta having unusual problem eating

    Tropical Fish Diseases
    My 3 year old male Betta has been fine for years, no issues, same 5 gallon tank, regular water changes, same surroundings (tank hasn't been moved), not in direct sun or heat, etc; then suddenly he had trouble aiming and getting his food, he would make many attempts and miss, almost as if...
  5. Help!!! New arowana not eating???

    Ancient Fish
    Picked up a 14" arowana from a guy on craigslist this past Monday. Fish was super healthy and active when I got it. It's now Thursday and I haven't seen him eat anything! He's in with my community so when I feed the tank they get floating pellets, flakes, crisps, carnivore pellets, and I bought...
  6. Kissing Pink Gourami Not Eating

    Freshwater and Tropical Fish
    I just got 2 kissing pink gourami's but they are not eating, does anyone know what they eat? I have tried feeding them flakes and pellets but they have not eaten either of them. The pellets are floating pellets.
  7. Can a gourami eat itself to death?

    Freshwater and Tropical Fish
    i was wondering if gourami can eat themselves to death. i heard that tropical fish are not like goldfish and know when to stop eating but my gourami seems to be eating an awful lot. i feed him flake food and it says to feed the fish 1 flake per 1" of fish and however much the fish can eat within...
  8. Red Tailed Shark not eating!

    Freshwater and Tropical Fish
    Hello, i have had my RTS for about 3 days now and he/she will not eat! i have tried flake food but it doesnt sink to the bottom and my gourami eats it all, i tried brine shrimp which also gets eaten by the gourami, i tried a food block which i may have seen him nip at once or twice, but i cant...
  9. My gar is not eating

    Introduce Yourself
    I got a gar a while back and its looks fine but its really not eating much. I've got him to eat some flake food but nothing else. I tried feeding feeder fish, minnows, chiclid pellets, tubeworm(i think he may have ate some of those), and some sinking pellets. Hes in a 90 gallon tank with 1...
  10. Need help

    Freshwater and Tropical Fish
    I have 4 tetras in 10 gallons tank, had them for a year. lately i start to experience two issues what i suspect are connected. issue-1 All tetras are keep moving there mouths. kinda resembling heavy breathing. It couldn't be oxygen -- it's only 4 of them in the tank. And air filter seem to be...
  11. Easy mushroom corals dissapearing

    Coral and Reef Creatures
    29 gallon biocube, Set up about a month, I have had many successful SW tanks and this is my 4th one. 2 normal clown fish, royal gramma, blue damsel, and a few sand sifting snails. Just added a couple mushroom corals to the tank and one was loose and still getting used to the tank and I saw one...
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