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Discus laying eggs but not laying eggs?

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Hey guys my discus pair laid eggs a few days ago and the male ate them all. The problem is she's still trying to lay eggs but nothing is comming out. Shes also pecking at the cone trying to clean it as well. I also noticed that it almost looks like there are eggs slightly sticking out of her anus or w.e the fish term is lol.

Is she egg bound? Is this dangerous to her health?
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I wouldn't be worried. What you see sticking out is her ovipositor and it's not uncommon for them to make dry runs over the spawning site.
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