Tag: piranha juveniles

a juvenile red bellied

Do Piranhas Eat Their Young?

Piranhas in the wild have a varied diet, which one should try and replicate if you own them at home. They are known to have a tendency towards cannibalism in certain circumstances? So, do Piranhas eat their young? In short, yes, the aggressive Piranha species will eat their young. Although, not the preferred meal, they […]

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The Piranha Life Cycle

Wild Piranha fish inhabiting inhospitable environments are both prey and predator during their lives. Living in the harsh Amazon basin, their lives are a struggle to stay one step ahead of nature. Briefly, the Piranha fish goes through the same stages as any fish during its life cycle. The eggs are fertilized by watchful parents, […]