Large Moon Jellyfish

5 Things that can cause your Jellyfish to Shrink

Are your jellyfish shrinking, getting thin and flattening out??? Here are 5 reasons why that might be….. 1. Feeding Non-nutritious food One of the most common problems when keeping jellyfish is keeping them properly fed. Without a consistent supply of nutritious food, they will become weak and thin. Malnutrition causes listlessness and infrequent belling or […]

Problem with your Jellyfish? Undissolved salts could be the culprit.

Another common problem concerning salt levels in your jellyfish aquarium, besides inaccurate hydrometers giving a false reading, is how the saltwater is made.  Undissolved salts can also give you an inaccurate reading which is a problem since jellies are very sensitive to salinity changes & high salinity levels can also impede their movement, eating and overall cellular […]

Problem with your Jellyfish? First order of business…Salinity!

I recently had the opportunity to meet and speak at length with some new local customers who came in to learn how to keep jellyfish as pets.   Payam, Lauren and their little dog Ted came down to the lab to see just what is involved with keeping jellyfish and maintaining a jellyfish aquarium.  It was super […]