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Old 07-31-2011, 10:51 PM   #1
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Hippo tang and garlic

Hi i recently bought a hippo tang. itsbeen four days she has yet to eat no signs of stress or any of that. Ph,salinaty, and all the other levels are good. i would like to no what kind of garlic i shuld be dipping her food in. would garlic powder do the trick? ty
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Old 07-31-2011, 11:08 PM   #2
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Give her time ,,2 days isn't long at all for a new fish ...
I would not use garlic powder ,,,sorry ,i thought this may be a joke..
Use a fresh clove ,and extract just the juice and soak some nori ,,but i would wait a couple more days
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Old 07-31-2011, 11:11 PM   #3
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im sorry its been 4 days its a typo i tried feeding her the shrimp, seeweed and flakes. I been reading up it said to dip it in garlic so i didnt no what i could or couldnt use. very shy fish tho she loves to swim when she thinks im not watchin her.
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In that case go ahead and try some fresh garlic tomorrow ....,but even 4 days isn't too bad
Is she in QT ,,or with other fish?
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She's with other fish now she's not getting bulled but where do I go to get the garlic just a suppermarket or do they sell it at lfs.
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Try some NLS pellets. Mine ate it the second I put it in the tank.
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Will do but the only problem is my only local saltwater shop isn't open till wenesday.
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Old 08-01-2011, 08:26 PM   #9
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Garlic didn't workany other ideas
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