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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 05-31-2013, 06:36 AM Thread Starter
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Do you ever buy a fish...

...and realize they aren't really going to work in your tank, so you buy a WHOLE NEW TANK just for the darn things so that they can be happy.

Well actually I got African dwarf frogs. They aren't too cool on my cube tank, it being pretty deep. So I got a new tank, just for them.

I'm actually hoping that maybe Petsmart will take them back. I just don't know what their return policy for live animals are.
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Re: Do you ever buy a fish...

They take returns. I don't remember how long the return period is.

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Re: Do you ever buy a fish...

PetSmart is 14 days, Petco is 30 days, both with receipt, no questions asked, dead or alive.

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PetSmart is 14 days, Petco is 30 days, both with receipt, no questions asked, dead or alive.

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I though they would take more care of animals but I don't know much about petsmart/ petco I live in the uk

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This is a constant cycle when keeping african cichlids lol
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My LFS takes returns. The three jumbo platy we got for the tank were terrorizing the smaller tetra, nipped fins, stress deaths, the whole nine yards. Plus, they were doing a number on the live plants and even ripping each other up. Plus, crapped a storm. Returned them for three blue rili shrimp - far more peaceful inhabitants!

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