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Old 01-12-2006, 03:13 PM   #1
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fish not eating mysis

switched from brine/flake to mysis today for nutritional value, but my fish won't have it (pink skunks and chromis)...any idea why? just them getting used to it? added a garlic supplement and a little bit of liquid plankton hoping to sweeten it up, still no go.
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Are they to large? Maybe chopping it up would help.
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Yes as Fluff said they might be to big. Mysis have a harder texture than the brine. Usually the garlic works. Try smashing them out a little. Dont feed your fish for a couple of days then throw some mysis in, if they're hungry they will eat. HTH
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You can also try adding a garlic additive like Kent's Garlic Extreme. It may stimulate the apatite a bit.
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