Go Back   Aquarium Advice - Aquarium Forum Community > Saltwater and Reef > Saltwater Fish Only & FOWLR
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 06-26-2011, 01:38 PM   #1
Aquarium Advice Newbie
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Ham Lake, MN 20 mile north of Minneapolis
Posts: 3
Raccoon Butterfly Fish not eating??

I have a new Raccoon Butterfly Fish, been in tank 1 1/2 weeks.

Fairly active, uses majority of tank as it swims around. I am feeding the tank variety of frozen foods. Mysis Shrimp, Brine Shrimp, Squid, Emerald Green. A couple Ocean gel food. Brown Algae tied to a rock.

During feeding Raccoon Butterfly looks like he is eating, swims around and looks at everything, but upon closer inspection he does not appear to eat, just looking?

Any suggestions or insights appreciated.
__________________

__________________
Irontwr is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-30-2011, 02:36 AM   #2
Aquarium Advice Freak
 
Bloomk's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Posts: 218
Did u ever solve this?
__________________

__________________
Bloomk is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-30-2011, 05:22 PM   #3
Aquarium Advice Freak
 
oO BRIGHTY Oo's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Kent UK
Posts: 400
We used garlic xtreme soaked into the food and our threadfin butterfly ate like there was no tomorrow!!
__________________
oO BRIGHTY Oo is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
butterfly, eat, eating, fly, not eating

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
Article: What You Should Know About Fish Nutrition Fishguy2727 Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 14 02-01-2012 09:41 AM
Need suggestions on what fish to get!! Aqua315 Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 31 07-21-2011 11:37 AM
Question about "recommended tank size" for fish francis Saltwater & Reef - Getting Started 7 06-25-2011 05:20 PM
Free: Want fish? In So Cal. bruinsbro1997 Archive 4 06-24-2011 11:55 PM
Storing fish food after you open it MartinBlank Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 6 06-24-2011 01:05 PM







» Photo Contest Winners








Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 01:57 AM.


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