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  1. General Reef Discussion
    As we all get into the hobby we try to keep moving forward to learn new things to help our tank and inhabitants to be happy and health. So this lead to a question. Is it worth the set up to hatch brine shrimp as live food for the tank? Being new to the hobby I am trying to figure out if...
  2. General Reef Discussion
    Hey! Just wondering what people feed their clowns?? I have 2 common clowns and both seem to be reluctant to try anything but frozen Brine Shrimp!! I was sold pellets and frozen Mysis Shrimp by the LFS but they ignore it :(
  3. General Reef Discussion
    Hey everyone, (first post) love the forum. I just had a quick question regarding the temperature of frozen food. I work 2 days on 2 days off so while I'm standing duty I have my girl friend feeding my fish. I prepare 2 cubes (hikari mysis and a spirulina brine mix) in a Pyrex with tank water. I...
  4. Seahorses & Pipefish
    I just got an erectus seahorse a couple days back. It takes a teency bit of frozen brine, but it likes the live brine better. I tried feeding it frozen yesterday night but no luck. I cleaned most of it off the bottom, but not all of it. Today, I saw it pecking some of the uneaten food from the...
  5. Seahorses & Pipefish
    Hello! Since my seahorse died:bawling: I got a pipefish. He's an alligator pipe and he's about 7 inches long. I've figured out that he likes eating live ghost shrimp, but getting 10+ ghost shrimp a week would be expensive. I'm trying to get him to eat frozen mysis, but he ignores them. He won't...
  6. General Reef Discussion
    I would like to know how you guys rinse/store your frozen food. Basically I find it very tedious to strain my frozen food before I feed to get out all the excess junk in the frozen food. Doing this 2 or 3 times a day is time consuming compared to simple flake food. I may be making it harder...
  7. General Reef Discussion
    Okay, just figured I'd toss this out there. I have aa 55 gallon reef tank with a mostly soft corals, one LPS coral, one SPS frag, a tube anemone, 6 fish and a feather duster. I'm currently feeding 1/2 a cube of Prime Reef and 1/2 a cube of Emerald Entree twice a day. I also use Phytofeast...
  8. General Reef Discussion
    let us talk about food we feed to our tanks. lets start with talking about what to feed our systems. G~
  9. General Reef Discussion
    Well I havent posted in so long, I thought I better get back in to the swing of things. A year ago I purchased a pair of wild caught mandarin from one of the online venders. Over the years Ive had mandarins before and was prepared for the work, I grow pods and also purchase pods etc to feed...
  10. General Reef Discussion
    Hi Everyone, Not been around for awheile due to personal problems. Anyway hope you are all doing well. Afew days ago i bought some Frozen Cyclops and have no idea how to feed them to my fish. The guy as my local fish shop didn't tell me so i have not a clue so am hoping someone here could...
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