Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: African clawed frog acting normal but not eating??

  1. #1

    Default African clawed frog acting normal but not eating??

    I have an African Clawed Frog that Iíve had for a little over a year. I recently had to transport him home and back because I am a college student and could not leave him over thanksgiving break. When I had him at home, he acted very strange, not moving, not eating, & shedding excessively. His tank water was really cold because of the heat in my house, so I bought him a heater for his tank and he began acting normal again. He has returned to his normal state, swimming constantly, croaking often, and looks healthy. (Nothing visibly noticeable is different.) The only concerning thing is now, he hasnít eaten in about a week. He is usually a very hungry little frog, eating the pellets I give him right away. He is usually hand fed and would normally take food every day when I would drop it in front of him. Now he seems to not be sensing his food. He goes to the corner of his tank that he gets fed from, responds to my hands when they are in the tank, but will not acknowledge the food when it is dropped in front of him like he usually would. Heís acting like heís hungry but is not responding to the food. Iím not sure what to do and Iím beginning to panic because like I said, this isnít like him and he hasnít eaten in a week. Any help/advice is greatly appreciated!

  2. # ADS
    Circuit advertisement
    Join Date
    Always
    Posts
    Many
     

  3. #2
    100+ Post Member
    Join Date
    Nov 2016
    Nationality
    [United States]
    Location
    Red Wing, MN
    Posts
    200

    Default Re: African clawed frog acting normal but not eating??

    Have you checked the various water parameters, particularly the ammonia level?

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Similar Threads

  1. African Clawed Frog having difficulty eating
    By PineappleProducer in forum Aquatic Clawed Frogs
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: May 15th, 2017, 02:30 PM
  2. African clawed frog acting odd
    By Frankensteinsmom in forum Aquatic Clawed Frogs
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: November 20th, 2016, 08:48 PM
  3. African Clawed Frog behaving oddly and not eating
    By Clanjones in forum Aquatic Clawed Frogs
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: October 27th, 2014, 08:34 AM
  4. My African Clawed Frog Stopped Eating, Help!
    By alyssalaine in forum Aquatic Clawed Frogs
    Replies: 12
    Last Post: March 5th, 2014, 03:01 AM
  5. African clawed frogg isnt eating floating food?
    By superphil92 in forum Food, Feeders, Live, Frozen, Culturing, etc
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: January 5th, 2013, 05:14 PM

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

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