Help, hammer coral isn't happy

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  1. Matt

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    Recently put a hammer in my tank. Acclimated it and put it in but not looking happy at all!
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    Params rock solid and all other corals happy as anything. Just not sure what I can do?
     
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  3. gaz19

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    when did you add it? how long ago?

    maybe damged in shipping?

    but lloks fine to me, thats if its just been add.
     
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    add it it last night. No damage during shipping. ??
     
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    i added a hammer to my tank. it did the looked the exact same for a couple of days before coming fully out.. should be fine.
     
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    if you only add it last night then dont worry, he is just getting used to things, btw nice hammer!
     
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    I hope so! He's green with pink tips when extended so hoping he recovers! :D
     
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    it will open in a few days:thumbup:
     
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    It's that patience thing dude, give it a couple of days and i'm sure it will be fine.
     
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    If you realy want to help it after shipping, give it a iodin bath for 15-20min it helps it with stress.
     
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    Looks fine, just give it time.
     
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    How's it looking today?
     
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    viper: tiny bit better. Not quite as retracted but still not out and happy
     
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    Cool hammer coral! hammer time!!! sorry, haha...
     
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