Thanks, Ive been there a few times lately. The Wet Spot has more tanks but Aquatouch is very nice. It is a top quality place. One of the few, if not only, LFS in the Valley that has plants and harder to find fish and shrimp.
I'll hit you up with one more, where I bought my inverts - World of Wet Pets -8542 SW Apple Way, Portland, OR 97225. To me it's basically Hillsboro and it's in a small corner shopping center near an old movie theater (theater is great too... damn I miss Oregon).
Not to take away from this forum but don't forget to sign up for http://www.azaquaticplants.com/ Arizona Aquatic Plant Enthusiasts your local arizona club.
Ditto! TPT is great, but AAPE has awesome people you can meet with and trade. Aquatouch is BY FAR the best place in the valley. I was there on Monday. They had blue/green rilis, fire reds, crystal white bees, amano's, and tiger shrimp. That's unheard of! Anyway, welcome to the valley of the shadow of death. Lol. Kind of a bad time to move here. Oh well. I moved here 7 july's ago and my AC went out on the first day I was here. The compressor was like "WHAT THE HELL IS THIS?!?!?!?
Give a man a fish and he will eat for a day… Teach a man to fish and he will sit in a boat and drink beer all day…
Also, in general when one says cichlids go well in AZ water, they mean the Rift Lake cichlids. Apistos and rams usually need softer water than our straight tap. I kept discus that bred in hard water but the eggs did not survive; AZ Discus breeds his in RO only, I believe.