Aquarium Advice - Aquarium Forum Community

Aquarium Advice - Aquarium Forum Community (http://www.aquariumadvice.com/forums/)
-   Saltwater & Reef - Sick Fish or Coral (http://www.aquariumadvice.com/forums/f16/)
-   -   clown won't eat (http://www.aquariumadvice.com/forums/f16/clown-wont-eat-35921.html)

jaiden 11-27-2004 11:14 PM

clown won't eat
 
the clown in my qt, which is being treated with cupramine for apparent ich, won't eat anything.

the first day I had him he ate frozen brine, and now nothing

I've tried 4 different kinds of food now.

ideas?

quarryshark 11-27-2004 11:57 PM

How many days? The copper may damper his appetite. Try lacing the food in garlic juice.

c0mf0rt 11-27-2004 11:58 PM

was gonna say the same thing...... man quarry you're all over the place........ :lol:

quarryshark 11-28-2004 12:02 AM

Quote:

man quarry you're all over the place........
I'm alway working on this thing (my laptop), bunch of web sites to keep up....ya, I need a life. :lol:

c0mf0rt 11-28-2004 12:52 AM

No biggie.... I'll be an "advice addict" before too long......

c0mf0rt 11-28-2004 12:57 AM

LOL..... I just did a google search on invert loads for SW tanks and YOUR fish compatibility chart was the first link on the list.... LOL

AquaBear 11-30-2004 06:50 PM

Jaiden:

I'm currently having this same problem with my clown. Last night, I dropped in some Formula Two (the new formula that contains 2% garlic) and I saw him at least TRY to eat, so I'm hoping mine is snapping out of it.

When QShark says "garlic juice", is this something you can buy in a store, or do you have to make it yourself? I would think straight garlic would be way too strong.

--Aquabear

Salttanker 11-30-2004 07:20 PM

I use Kent Garlic Extreme on every once in a while. My fish go nuts when I soak their food in it!

Mike

jaiden 11-30-2004 07:58 PM

HE ATE! I gave him some live brine and he's snapping them up. I'm not sure whether he or I are happier.

quarryshark 11-30-2004 09:41 PM

Quote:

I use Kent Garlic Extreme
Thats the stuff. :)

Glad to hear it Jaiden!!! :D


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 04:59 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.