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Old 04-03-2013, 04:53 PM   #11
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Ill try a diffrent krill and silversides today, as i watched him eat this at the lfs before i brought him home
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Old 04-04-2013, 12:12 AM   #12
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This is as close as he came to a piece of silverside or krill. Tried again but he just swims away...

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Old 04-04-2013, 06:11 PM   #13
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The best quote I ever read was "a hungry lion fish is a bold lion fish"

I'd give the fish two more days and then try again. His hunger will overpower any uncertainty he has
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Old 04-10-2013, 08:55 PM   #14
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Welk i gave him a few days and he picked off the adopted chromis over the weekend...
Tried to feed him last night but he wasent interested. Tried to catch him this morning so i can move him into his own tank in the offfice
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Old 04-10-2013, 11:02 PM   #15
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Try frozen krill thawed out and tie a pice of fishing line onto it(make sure it doesn't float)and shake it up and down in front of him
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Old 04-11-2013, 12:32 AM   #16
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Iv tried on a string, on a feeding tube and clear acrylic rod.
He eather just ignores it or darts off...they are alot better swimmers then made out to be.
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Old 04-11-2013, 10:33 AM   #17
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What are your parameters
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Old 04-11-2013, 01:35 PM   #18
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Everything was in check sunday when i yeated, i dont have the numbers off hand. Ill test again tonight
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Old 04-12-2013, 07:21 PM   #19
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Salinity 1.023
Temp 80.5
Ph 8.1
Nitrite 0 ppm
Ammonia 0 ppm
Nitrate 1.0 ppm
Phosphate 0.2 ppm
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Old 04-13-2013, 05:16 AM   #20
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Iv tried on a string, on a feeding tube and clear acrylic rod.
He eather just ignores it or darts off...they are alot better swimmers then made out to be.
Hi mate I purchased the fuzzy dwarf lion fish about 10 days ago I tried everything uve tried and he was doing the exact same thing however!! If u feed him LIVE GHOST SHRIMP he should go crazy for them they dnt have alot of nutritional value so i bort nutrients to feed the shrimp, and I agree they are very gd swimmers but try live foods and slowly try to wein him to frozen hope all goes well )
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