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Old Yesterday, 11:14 PM   #1 
Amaranthia
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Bloated maybe?

Not really an emergency, since he's still acting and looking normal. Moby has been eating enthusiastically, though he rejected pellets for flakes, oddly enough. He pooped the first few days I had him, but then a couple days ago he had this really big one, like bigger than I thought a fish as tiny as him could possibly make. And since then I haven't seen any more poop at all. He doesn't look bloated. I fed him one daphnia earlier, since I heard that can get their systems moving. Any suggestions?
He's a new fish, and I'm doing a fish-in cycle with him in a 5 gallon.
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If he doesn't look bloated, he probably isn't. Depending on the type of substrate, you may just not be able to see it. If you're still worried though, go ahead and post some pictures and fill this out, and we'll see what's up.

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With an in-fish cycle, I assume you're changing the water daily?
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