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02-16-2013 03:13 AM
The Trigger Yeah I got a call today. Got to pick my double red cacatuoide pairs right out of the bag. I took the nicest ones. Better get there before they're gone lol.
02-16-2013 02:20 AM
Rush3737 Ah dammit, been meaning to see Appistos up close as I've only ever seen pictures. I'm leaning towards my next tank being Appisto based, so I'll have to make sure I make it back there to look at some point.
02-16-2013 01:44 AM
The Trigger Nemos got a massive fish order in today. Appisto cacatuoides, macmasteri, agasizzi and panduro. Also a bunch of rare killifish.
02-14-2013 08:09 PM
billfromreading Thank You Scapegoat. Not that far from where I'm going in fact.
02-14-2013 08:05 PM
scapegoat http://goo.gl/maps/CWvXY
02-14-2013 07:54 PM
billfromreading Can someone post the address of this place? I'll be down in North Wales on Saturday visiting relatives and might make a detour to check it out.
02-14-2013 06:20 PM
Rush3737 As far as the fish area goes, not much as far as salt water, and certain freshwater fish like Barbs were lacking in selection big time, but when it comes to Cichlids and plants their selection is huge. I mean the plants may not be anything rare, but there is no other store I've went into (remember, not from a great area, especially for plants) that I've left thinking I could got plenty of healthy plants with enough variety to fully do any tank I wanted.

Just got back to my office and look forward to getting home in 2 hours for my first attempt at connecting moss to rock and soaking/then placing the driftwood in the my tank.
02-14-2013 05:36 PM
scapegoat still disappointed in how they changed the fish area.

that being said, their stock is pretty good for fresh water. I was surprised to see a tank w/ kribensis and congo tetra ($9.99/congo holy crap! and i want 20-40) and even had Ctenopoma acutirostre.

their plant selection is always fairly decent. not sure if you're going to find anything rare there or not.
02-14-2013 04:22 PM
Rush3737 Back here on business and I got some driftwood and Java moss.
02-13-2013 07:30 PM
joon i miss captain nemos , their buisness nema changed to petsplus after owner passed away
but still the same staff, same stuff however price went up (i feel like 50% )
during the time, i went to mccc school for 3yrs, which is 1.5mile away from nemos...
whoo... i feel like i went captain nemos 1000 times~~~
awesome store!
02-13-2013 02:09 PM
le0p I was here a couple weeks ago, I was pretty impressed. They had a full plant stock and not just the normal petsmart stuff and everything looked healthy. The freshwater section looked good, the place isn't huge but they have a nice selection of fish and the tanks looked healthy at the time. I always check out the saltwater section too, but this could use improvement, there were a lot of empty tanks, dirty tanks, and some not so good looking fish.

Overall, it's the best LFS within 30 minutes of me (that I know of), I have one 2 miles from my house but their fish section literally makes me sad. Enough that I do all my shopping at petsmart for stuff I need quickly like feeders and products.

I'll be going back this week to pick up some stuff for my new tank, if the selection of plants is anything like the last time I was there, I'll be happy.
02-13-2013 03:45 AM
Rush3737 So, maybe this is me coming from a smaller market with chain stores and one nice (but small) LFS, but this place was AWESOME.

I was across the street for work and had some extra time so I figured I'd see if anything of interest was in the area and this popped up so I stopped in... the selection of Cichlids and Plecos especially was great, and there were a ton of plants to explore. Sad I only had 10 minutes to spend there, but I'll definitely be back at some point on the way to/from a Flyers game to spend some more time looking through the place.
02-13-2012 04:39 PM
Fishies_in_Philly
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Originally Posted by KingPlakat View Post
I really need to get up to all the pet stores by northeast...I've only been to all the places around south west, thatfishplace in lancaster, and most places surrounding KOP.
i'm just the opposite, need to check out the lower suburban joints. we should just set up some sort of shopping network........lol
02-13-2012 04:02 PM
KingPlakat I really need to get up to all the pet stores by northeast...I've only been to all the places around south west, thatfishplace in lancaster, and most places surrounding KOP.
02-13-2012 03:40 PM
Fishies_in_Philly
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Originally Posted by ElBoltonero View Post
It's been a Pets Plus for at least 3 months now, they just didn't change the name right away.

FWIW the Langhorne Pets Plus has a nice big infinity tank full of plants. None are labeled and they're almost entirely stem plants, but still...
i was there last weekend. they had some decent stuff. gonna head there in the next few weeks for some of those big swords they have for my 125.
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