The growth of Kok of a Flowerhorn no doubt depends upon the genes but apart from that if you follow the tips mentioned above you will find that the Flowerhorn.. The fish has long and pointed dorsal and anal fins while their caudal fin is rounded, spade-like appearance. Flowerhorn not eating and kok is deflating 12/3/18 Hello crew and thank for any help you can offer me. Also it consumes food 3 times a day & showing some hiding nature. Initially, it was the breed, size of the flowerhorn’s head, also know as the “kok” or “nuchal hump” and color that people focused on. Flowerhorn Fish is an American Cichlid with a large, bulky and oval body with fan-shaped fins and bright colored Kok in its head. Flowerhorn not eating and kok is deflating 12/3/18 Hello crew and thank for any help you can offer me. Aquarium. As the Flowerhorn scene progressed, so did people’s wants. I use to feed only Humpy head & Redsyn. I had changed 75% of his water on 11/25 and when I noticed the problem yesterday I changed 75% again. Other flowerhorns I've cared for that weren't mine only missed meals when they were sick or stressed. Different Flowerhorn foods on the market all contain various volumes and percentages of these ingredients and this in itself is why mixing up your Flowerhorns food is so important. I have a flowerhorn fish measuring about 5" long. flowerhorns. But it's head is not prominent yet. I had changed 75% of his water on 11/25 and when I noticed the problem yesterday I changed 75% again. My flowerhorn is a pig and never misses a meal. Flowerhorn Farming. Also what is his regular food and favorite treat? 9 years ago. As living creatures ingest things whether it be or drink we can start to build up a tolerance for it. Regards, Santosh. Think of someone who drinks alcohol they start to require more and more to feel what they used to feel. 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