Little help please

  1. C

    Catallan New Member Member

    I have two red bellied piranhas , they are both active still a little shy , pooing but reluctant to eat , as the shop before buying what the had been eating , they said flakes an pinkie mice, lean meat. Frozen krill blood worm . I have tried all of this but not really any joy , I have only had them abt a week and I gave heard they can do stop eating when they have first been moved , can anyone shed any light

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  2. hampalong

    hampalong Fishlore VIP Member

    Hi. Like most shoaling fish, Red Piranhas will always be shy in ones and twos. You really need a minimum of 6 or more, and for that you will need 200+ gallons, as they grow to a foot or more in length.