Harlequin Rasbora Sick, Bloated, Fat Or Pregnant?

Discussion in 'Freshwater Fish Disease' started by appcontrol, Apr 14, 2018.

  1. appcontrolWell Known MemberMember

    Hi my two harlequin Rasboras are little bit fat? Any opinion on this from experts?

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  2. TexasDomerFishlore LegendMember

    They do look a bit too round. We can't tell from pics if it's from overeating, bloating, eggs, etc. though.

  3. appcontrolWell Known MemberMember

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    I give them granomix small size around 12.00 and then normal fish food novobel around 19.00. Once a week i give to apistogramma freez dried tubifex and rasboras get some. I gave them now some peas and will skip feeding them tomorrow. Then i will update situation.
  4. TexasDomerFishlore LegendMember

    Make sure to soak freeze dried foods before feeding, otherwise you can make them bloat.
  5. appcontrolWell Known MemberMember

    Ooo i didn't know that i put it on a glas 1/4 of the cube. Ok i will check them for two days and report back
  6. TexasDomerFishlore LegendMember

    I didn't know freeze dried food came in cubes, or do you mean frozen?
  7. appcontrolWell Known MemberMember

    Jbl novofex i think is name it says frozen dried
  8. TexasDomerFishlore LegendMember

    Interesting! Yeah, definitely soak first.
  9. appcontrolWell Known MemberMember

    Hi all just to report, so i did feed them last night with some peas and today they look better so i think it was overfeeding problem. I will start feeding them once a day and every other day different food.

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