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by Jfeld
Fri May 19, 2017 12:21 pm
Forum: Freshwater Puffers
Topic: Dragon Puffer (Tetraodeon Palembangensis): Feeding
Replies: 4
Views: 437

Re: Dragon Puffer (Tetraodeon Palembangensis): Feeding

Thanks, that is helpful, I will give that a try. Besides the minnows, I was expecting him to want to eat snails, but so far doesn't seem interested. Does yours eat snails?

thanks
J
by Jfeld
Wed May 17, 2017 12:39 pm
Forum: Freshwater Puffers
Topic: Dragon Puffer (Tetraodeon Palembangensis): Feeding
Replies: 4
Views: 437

Dragon Puffer (Tetraodeon Palembangensis): Feeding

Hi, Has any Dragon Puffer keeper had any success getting them to accept non-living food. I know they are coming out of the wild having no experience eating anything but live food. I tried for a week offering garlic soaked shrimp and krill and he just lets them bounce off his head and doesn't touch t...
by Jfeld
Thu Apr 27, 2017 10:07 am
Forum: Freshwater Puffers
Topic: Dragon-King Kong Puffer
Replies: 5
Views: 624

Re: Dragon-King Kong Puffer

that is what I thought, thanks I only picked up my Dragon Puffer yesterday night. I bought him right from the bag the distributor sent to my LFS for me. He seemed to acclimate easily and after a lap or two around my tank he headed right for the cave I placed in there for him. This morning I held a c...
by Jfeld
Wed Apr 26, 2017 2:38 pm
Forum: Freshwater Puffers
Topic: Dragon-King Kong Puffer
Replies: 5
Views: 624

Re: Dragon-King Kong Puffer

thanks- Do you know if a King Kong/Dragon Puffer likes water flow from a small water circulation pump or mind the flow of a hang on back filter?

Jerry
by Jfeld
Wed Apr 26, 2017 1:22 pm
Forum: Freshwater Puffers
Topic: New Dragon Puffer
Replies: 1
Views: 422

New Dragon Puffer

Hi,

I am picking up a Dragon Puffer this week and wanted to know, what basic meds should I be prepared to provide, also, what is the best recommended de-wormer to use. He is coming in on order to my LFS (from their distributor).

thanks in advance
Jerry
by Jfeld
Mon Apr 24, 2017 6:53 am
Forum: Freshwater Puffers
Topic: Dragon-King Kong Puffer
Replies: 5
Views: 624

Dragon-King Kong Puffer

Are forum members breeding these?
Are forum members permitted to sell or trade them?

Thanks
Jman