Go Back   Aquarium Advice - Aquarium Forum Community > Saltwater and Reef > Saltwater Reef Aquaria
Click Here to Login

Join Aquarium Advice Today
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com
Old 03-17-2010, 11:52 AM   #1
Aquarium Advice Regular
jill530's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Posts: 68
How to feed a fish I cant see

I got a pearly jawfish not too long ago. (friday the 12th) The first day I saw him quite a bit because he was digging but after that I haven't. I see him very early in the morning when I wake up but I never see him throughout the day. He has 2 main holes he lives in I believe but its hard to tell if there are anymore. I have no clue how to feed him. I tried to feed him meaty stuff like mysis but I dont know where I should even put it. I tried putting some outside his hole, inside his hole, around the tank and he doesnt take any of it. My nassarius are having the time of their lives eating everything, but I am afraid its going to be bad if the jawfish doesnt eat soon. I would try to feed him in the morning, but its dark and he is very jumpy. Even getting a few feet from the tank spooks him. Ideas???!?

jill530 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-17-2010, 01:23 PM   #2
Aquarium Advice Regular
Son of Red's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Bernardsville, New Jersey
Posts: 81
Tagging along.

Its kind of funny watching the snails "leap" off of their perches to get to the food though.
Son of Red is offline   Reply With Quote


Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
What do you feed your fish? MisticX Freshwater & Brackish - Getting Started 0 08-12-2008 11:40 AM
How often should I feed my fish? divemasterjim Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 5 11-15-2006 08:53 AM
How often do you feed your fish? robertfah Saltwater Reef Aquaria 24 02-05-2006 05:57 AM
How often do you feed your fish? oceandelight Saltwater & Reef - Getting Started 8 07-25-2005 08:29 PM
have tank have fish can feed fish no idea how to feed eel Montwo Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 4 11-20-2004 10:29 PM

» Photo Contest Winners

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 09:50 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.