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Old 02-10-2013, 11:54 PM   #1
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Lion fish

Today I bought a lion fish , my daughter has been asking for this fish she absolutely loves him she even named him King ... Now my problem is I don't know what kind of LionFish it is ... Please help & any advice on him would be great too Thanks
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Old 02-11-2013, 12:41 AM   #3
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Looks like a Dwarf Fuzzy Lionfish.

Fuzzy Dwarf Lionfish
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That's a fuzzy dwarf lion! Best fish ever!
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FDL!!!! Prob one of the best fish ive bought. Make sure you only feed him 2-3 times a week. And vary the diet. They can develop gastrointestinal problems if fed too much or the same thing for extended periods
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What are some things I can feed him , the guy in my LFS said give him frozen shrimp but I read online to feed him live shrimp...
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Krill, silversides, squid chunks

Just keep a close eye on the size of the food. Lions will swallow anything that they think will fight in their mouthes... They can and will choke on oversized pieces
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Thanks I will definitely go to the store and get something's , how should I feed him like mix it up every time I feed him?
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Id prob just switch it up every feeding. You dont want to feed him too much because he could get clogged up.
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How often should I feed him ? I'm still kind of new at this , I feed my other fish Brine shrimp every other day ... Should I feed him differently ?
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