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danepatrick 12-04-2006 01:00 AM

Petland - Baton Rouge
 
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Anthony 12-04-2006 02:23 AM

Wow you are really close to me since I live in Covington. There's no too many people on here from Louisiana. Are there many good lfs in Baton Rouge including this one. I normally go to Metairie or Kenner to get what I need and would like to find some other places in the area.

tha_beeg 12-04-2006 03:03 AM

petland=:proud: best lookin fish in the area and good help!

styxx 12-05-2006 03:34 AM

I agree Dane is awesome and they have excellent quality fish...I can't get enought Ottos to save my life and he's always got the real survivors there too...

tha_beeg 12-05-2006 03:52 AM

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Originally Posted by styxx1 (Post 340715)
I agree Dane is awesome and they have excellent quality fish...I can't get enought Ottos to save my life and he's always got the real survivors there too...

def. petsmarts ottos dont last more than a week... and dane gets a great variety of plants in there too

AnneRiceBowl 12-05-2006 03:54 AM

[QUOTE=Anthony;340230]There's no too many people on here from Louisiana. QUOTE]


...Or we may be FROM there, but we're not LIVING there ATM, but are STUCK living in Nebraska.:mad:

Anthony 12-05-2006 11:57 AM

I feel ya Anne, I was stuck in Georgia for 4 months as well. It's still not the same.

AnneRiceBowl 12-05-2006 12:38 PM

I've been stuck in Georgia---but it was for about 13 years. =(

chuckeff 12-11-2006 01:43 AM

I also buy all of my fish at Petland now. Dane is very knowledgeable on fish and plants. And if he does not have an item, he will do his best to get it. Also, I have had a lot of good luck buying fish there. :proud:

danepatrick 12-11-2006 02:08 AM

well thanks for all of the compliments guys.
this thread was simply to let locals know what's happening in the store every now and then.

rpayer 06-24-2008 02:12 AM

Went in Petland today... Was happy to find the cleanest tanks and healthiest fish out of any of the LFS in town.

http://www.plantedtank.net/forums/629901-post34.html

Mjc20 01-02-2010 01:34 AM

went to petland yesterday just to browse....they had a great selection of freshwater fish, but no one on staff was knowledgeable enough to 'help' me. several people tried to tell me that a cyprichromis was actually a compressiceps. i was horrified when i saw how well some of their tanks were maintained....

i can honestly say i will never buy fish from them

londonloco 01-02-2010 04:34 AM

Petland = Puppy Mills
I would never give them any business

Born4spd 11-20-2010 05:24 PM

Petland is Disgusting nowadays.
Fish Selection is garbage, and the tanks are all covered in algae, customers cant even see into the tanks.

The only reason they stay open is because of the puppy mill.

The only place i recommend is the Petsmart on Millerville in baton rouge, i work there so i know it is well maintained :P

Lisa816 11-24-2010 12:11 AM

I went to Petland in BR last weekend, and their tanks do look very bad. They were all covered in algae and there was not one single live plant in any of them. According to this thread they had live plants, but I see now that was in 2006. They definitely don't have any live plants now.


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