Go Back   Aquarium Advice - Aquarium Forum Community > Saltwater and Reef > Saltwater & Reef - Getting Started
Click Here to Login

Join Aquarium Advice Today
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com
 
Old 03-15-2015, 12:27 PM   #1
Aquarium Advice Apprentice
 
Doomsday's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2014
Posts: 43
Spitting out food

My fish eat the mysis and keep it in their mouth for a few seconds then they spit it out any idea of what the problem could be I purchased the mysis towards the end of december
__________________

__________________
Doomsday is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-15-2015, 01:43 PM   #2
Giant Clam Addict
Community Admin
 
Sniperhank's Avatar



POTM Champion
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Summerville, Pennsylvania
Posts: 18,534
Too big for their mouths. I have a fairy wrasse that does this until he finds smaller pieces or is able to break larger ones apart.
__________________

Sniperhank is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-15-2015, 05:22 PM   #3
Aquarium Advice Freak
 
Adamski's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2014
Location: London
Posts: 321
I chop/dice mine up for my small fish. I find there's less waste that way


Sent from my iPhone using Aquarium Advice
__________________
Adamski is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
food

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
spitting food back out maveric3030 Cichlid Discussion 1 01-16-2011 09:56 PM
Yellow Eyed Kole spitting out food 90gallon Saltwater Fish Only & FOWLR 5 02-16-2009 05:52 AM
Seahorse (H. Erectus) Spitting Out Food, Losing Weight SkinnyPete Saltwater & Reef - Sick Fish or Coral 5 04-04-2007 09:34 AM
Skinny fish spitting out food. Roach182 Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 1 07-01-2006 02:38 AM
blue ram spitting all food out SeymourFRESH Freshwater & Brackish - Unhealthy Fish 5 02-17-2006 07:57 PM







» Photo Contest Winners








Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 06:59 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.