Thread: arowana has eaten a stone
03-07-2011, 05:02 PM #1Junior Member Guppy
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Hello I want to ask one question that my arowana has eaten a stone what should I do
03-07-2011, 10:26 PM #2
Pray that it passes.Sorry,swallowing stones usually means death.
03-08-2011, 12:36 AM #3
how big is your aro? larger aros can easily pass small stones. is he behaving any differently? still eating?your friendly neighbourhood arowanaman!
03-08-2011, 12:23 PM #4
My 24" Aro ate a pretty big stone (about 1/2" diameter)...I freaked out for a few days and sure enough I found it on the bottom of the tank one day. She has also eaten a whole fake plant...Although I have never seen it again, she continues to do extremely well. Eating stones does not always equal death.-Jordan
20" Tropical Gar, 18" Florida Gar, 20" Longnose Gar,
17" Ornate Bichir, 25" Silver Arowana, 16" Bowfin, 15" Giant Gourami
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03-09-2011, 04:21 PM #5
0Originally Posted by sonu bijwe
I've scared my fish (buy trying to or actually holding them) & they have spit out what was stuck - but it was just in their mouth.
Do u have gravel substrate or was this just a rock in the tank? maybe think about changing the substrate? Larger rocks/sand... (I changed from gravel to sand)
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