Aquarium Forum

  · Tropical Fish Home
· Fish News
· Aquarium Forum
· Calculators
· Equipment reviews
· Free Aquarium Ebook
· Feedback
· Link to us
· Photo gallery
· Plant species
· Tropica Plant DB
Tropical fish species
· By Common name
· By Scientific name
Tropical Marine fish
· By Common name
· By Scientific name


  · African Cichlids
· Algae Control
· Aquarium Decoration
· Aquarium Resources
· Aquatic Plants
· Barb Fish
· Betta Fish
· Breeding Fish
· Catfish
· Central American Cichlids
· Cichlids
· Clownfish
· Corals
· Corydoras Catfish
· Discus Fish
· Dwarf Cichlids
· Fish Diseases
· Frogs and Turtles
· Goby Fish
· Goldfish
· Gourami
· Invertebrates
· Jellyfish
· Killiefish
· Lake Victoria Cichlids
· Livebearers
· Malawi Cichlids
· Marine Aquariums
· Marine Aquarium Fish
· Other Fish
· Pleco
· Predatory Fish
· Photography
· Pond Fish
· Responsible Fish Keeping
· Rainbow Fish
· Shark Fish
· South American Cichlids
· Tanganyika Cichlids
· Tetra Fish
· Tropical Fish Food

User Tag List

Results 1 to 3 of 3
  1. #1

    Join Date
    Mar 2013
    Essex, England

    Latest gifts & ribbons:

    Post Are fire eels meant to bury themselves?

    0 Not allowed!
    I have read that they do this online, but I just wanted to confirm as my fire eel has only just started doing this today. Usually its always swimming around the tank and hanging around the plants. It came out once today when I got back from school; which is quite worrying, it has not eaten today and to my suprise he did not even come out for bloodworm which I know he loves. The eel just sits with its head and tail poking out of the gravel with a large majority of it buried. Please help as I'm begginning get quite worried. Thanks in advance.

  2. #2

    Join Date
    Nov 2008
    Ontario Canada

    Awards Showcase

    Latest gifts & ribbons:

    A cup of coffee to get you going on that build. - Strider199   Merry xmas! - ScottishFish   Merry Christmas - mommy1   Happy New Year - mommy1   Thank you for the birthday wishes. - mommy1   


    0 Not allowed!
    perfectly normal behavior. get him a nice comfortable 'hollow log' and they'll usually call that their home.
    your friendly neighbourhood arowanaman!

  3. #3

    Join Date
    Mar 2013
    Essex, England

    Latest gifts & ribbons:


    0 Not allowed!
    Thanks for the help. I have gotten him a hollow log and he loves it!, he's all back to normal.

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts