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Old 05-10-2014, 05:46 PM   #1
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Dwarf lionfish not eating

My dwarf lionfish isn't eating. I had him for about 2 weeks and he won't go for anything. Not silversides, brine, mysis, clam, even live bait fish. What can I do to get him to eat?
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Old 05-13-2014, 04:01 PM   #2
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I would try soaking in concentrated garlic juice -- you can buy garlic x but it's much cheaper to take a few heads of garlic and just mash it up, squeeze out the juice, and soak the food in it.

Fish seem to love the taste of garlic, will often get them to eat. Good luck!
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Old 05-15-2014, 01:57 PM   #3
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Try live ghost fish. Mine goes crazy for them. Or tiny rosies or minnows. Mine ate those like a champ. Now he eats small pieces of squid and various other non-live food.
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Live ghost shrimp* lol sorry.
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