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Old 11-12-2005, 02:23 PM   #1
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why won't my fish eat food?!

i got a pair of maroon yellowstripe clownfish on thursday and i fed them small meals twice a day. the male seems to be eating a lot but i didn't see the female eat ANYTHING. everytime i feed them i sit there to see if the female eats she never ate the food since she got in my tank. anyone have this problem??

and how much do you feed the fish? i give about 10- 12 of those brown pebbles and a break up a big flake. is this sufficient?

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Try enticing her with frozen or live foods. Live brine shrimp are usually a great source to get your new fish eating.


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As suggested above, try the brine shrimp... you could also try some algae on a veggie clip. My clowns will nibble on that and it will be there whenever the "mood" strikes.
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