feeding

  1. itrebebag99

    Should I Feed Fish in the Winter

    I keep my bullhead catfish in an unheated basement, and I figure that it should be fine, since they are native fish. However, since the water temperture has dropped, the bullhead has not been feeding very much, and is leaving lots of uneaten food. Should I stop feeding him, or reduce feeding to...
  2. T

    Nutritional Gains

    As of today I started feeding my Jardini aro "Rainbowfish Krill-e" Protein-60% Fat-8% huifen-6% Fiber-10% Water-6% As of now my aro seems to like and has eaten the pieces I have given him. My goal is grow him out nicely and bring out the best color possibly. From what I have read I understand...
  3. AG458

    Just a Question...

    My endlicheri loves eating shrimp pellets, and because my bass can't fit them in his mouth, he's having his fill. However, my pbass is coming REALLY close to swallowing the shrimp pellets before they even hit the ground. I'm at the point where I have to put in more than one Hikari pellet at a...
  4. itrebebag99

    Feeding Black Bullhead Earthworms

  5. itrebebag99

    Green Sunfish Behavioral Changes.

    A couple months ago I introduced a ~3 inch green sunfish that I caught hook and line into an aquarium containing a ~9 inch bullhead. Instantly, the bullhead came out and attacked the green sunfish. The sunfish had a pretty nasty wound on it's tail, and I thought for sure it wasn't going to...
  6. B

    Salvini fry!

    hey y'all, my salvini pair has just bred for the first time and it's also my first time breeding any fish. Would like to know how frequently I should do water changes and what to feed them. The female has them all huddled up in a pit right now so I'm thinking they are still eating their egg...
  7. AG458

    CK Needs Live?

    I recently bought Hikari sinking carnivore pellets for my fish. My juvenile pbass like loves them and eats them before they hit the ground. My pleco will try to eat them if they sink. However, my CK will not eat them. He's looking thinner than normal, and I don't want him to starve. I also don't...
  8. T

    Breeding Mealworms

    Hi Friends, I need suggestions from you all. I would like to breed mealworms for my fish. How to breed mealworms and how to save it from red ants. Because last time red ants are spoil my entire mealworms culture. So how to save it and what is the suitable temperature for mealworms breeding...
  9. AG458

    Ideal Peacock Bass Live Food Alternatives?

    I've read that peacock bass are daytime hunters; I know that's true, as far as live fish go. What about pellets? Because my fish go through live food in a matter of a few days, getting live food all the time will become expensive. The pellets I've attempted feeding my juvenile peacock bass are...
  10. AG458

    Nocturnal-only pleco?

    Hi guys- I bought a small pleco a while back-around 2 1/2 inches long-and he enjoys staying in the one cave (so far) in my tank. However, that's all he does during the day. He NEVER comes out. The only time he came out was the day I put him in my tank; he also only comes out at night. Is this...
  11. G

    Feeding advice

    Hey guys, I've had this bellycrawler pike for about 3 years. He used to be in a tank(that was setup when I got it) with another pike that turned out to be a dwarf and a school of barbs. When he started getting bigger and picking off the barbs I moved him to his own tank and found out what he...
  12. T

    FEEDING GIANT ARAPAIMA + SNAKEHEAD in 60,000GAL POND!

    ENJOY ! follow me on www.facebook.com/MADTL and subscribe to me on youtube for the latest updates!
  13. The Dave

    Golden Wonder Killifish Leaping Out Of The Water To Catch Live Crickets !

    A Fish With Three Eyes ! Killifish are some of the most colorful and interesting freshwater fish that we have in the hobby. In fact, some species could very well be the most colorful freshwater fish on the planet ! However, they are rarely seen in stores, so very few of us are familiar with...
  14. J

    Buttikoferi Tilapia Rescue HELP

    Hello all! I'm brand new to this forums (and "monster fish keeping" in general), so please forgive me (and correct) any misconceptions I have. This is, in short, a rescue story and a cry for help from more experienced aquarists. Yesterday, my girlfriend and I went a picked up a tank that we got...
  15. S

    Red breasted sunfish feeding frenzy 4K

    :) These suckers are aggressive and the water is still pretty cool!
  16. L

    Arowana Jardini Appetite

    Hello fellow monster lover! I just have a quick question. My Jardini has a very weak appetite. water parameters are in check. temp is in 76 degrees. He only eats 1 mealworm every 2 days. my question is that how can i increase his appetite? he is about 7 inches long. he won't eat pellets just...
  17. xDestro

    Gulper question

    Recently got 2 gulpers cats 3 days ago and all they do is chill under the sponge filter together. Iv been keeping the lights off to see if they'll move around a bit but they don't really. I havnt tried feeding them I'll be getting shrimp this weekend but I was just wondering if this is normal? I...
  18. C

    Green Terror not eating

    Hello, I'm new to this site so thanks in advance for any help/ advice. My green terror has been ill for some time now. He stopped eating maybe 6-8 months ago and was pooping white. i moved him to quarantine and treated him with general cure. He finally started eating again at which time I...
  19. R

    Does this Fire Eel look healthy?

    Hello, A little over one month ago I purchased a Fire Eel. I've put all sorts of food in the tank but I have never seen him eat. I'm getting worried he'll starve to death. I've asked before how to tell if he's eating when I'm not looking. Most of the responses were "see if he looks too skinny"...
  20. R

    How to know if Fire Eel is eating?

    Hello, About 3 weeks ago I purchased a 6-8" Fire Eel. I am concerned because I have never seen him eat. I've provided a number of foods (listed below) but have not actually seen him consume anything. Is there a way to determine if he is actually eating? Food I've provided: - frozen Blood...
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