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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 08-09-2012, 04:13 PM Thread Starter
 
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Petland Discounts?

This the fish store (pet store really) closest to me, and it's the only one within 20 minutes that I've found. The fish selection seems meh-bad. The filters and tank parts are the same. It's basically a miniature version of Petco or Petsmart.

Anyway, the employees tell me they can't know what fish will be in stock in the future, and when I ask if they can order some for me they just say no they can't. Also a lot of their tanks are labelled with fish that aren't in there, very frustrating.

Anyone have experience with this store, and how often do they restock the fish?

30 Gallon Freshwater tank sand-bottom community with kuhli loaches, catfish, red-tailed shark, glofish, tetras, guorami...and a few more.
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Re: Petland Discounts?

We have one near me called petland/aquarium adventures, I used to be in their "fish club"(discounts galore even free filter exchanges and upgrade your tank for a fraction of the cost) but I did notice recently they have done the same thing, they moved around their tanks and things arent in there anymore that should be and they tend to sell fish as a species that it aint.
I have since let my membership lapse as I did buy a puppy from them in 1996 and it was dead by december 2001 due to "worst case" of cancer the vet had ever seen. Thats just me though.

I wish you luck in finding a decent LFS, try aquabid its a bunch of hobbyist selling quality stock to other hobbyists.

Also they fed you a line of bull, they can order anything that their supplier has and they know a good month in advance what stock is in.
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