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Old 12-27-2012, 09:32 AM   #46
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I can verify that the sale is on. I didn't do anything other than grab a 20L and checkout with my Petco pals number. Total was $20 + tax. I'm in the East Bay by the way.
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Old 12-27-2012, 02:58 PM   #47
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Watch your mail petco pals members, I got a 10% off your entire purchase coupon and there's no restrictions on it outside of not using in conjunction with any other coupons
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Old 12-27-2012, 03:18 PM   #48
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Their circular is up on their web page I'd assume is national, $1/gallon sale valid from Dec 26- Jan 19.

No reason why these stores didn't receive the info weeks ahead of time when they got their massive tank shipments...

Print the ad from the website but really shouldn't be necessary.
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Old 12-27-2012, 03:27 PM   #49
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Their circular is up on their web page I'd assume is national, $1/gallon sale valid from Dec 26- Jan 19.

No reason why these stores didn't receive the info weeks ahead of time when they got their massive tank shipments...

Print the ad from the website but really shouldn't be necessary.
Of course they knew ahead of time. That doesn't mean they have to leak that info beforehand. I don't know how a cashier would be oblivious to the sale as someone above implied. I'm guessing that it was probably a high school part-timer who didn't work a lot.

I happened to find out about the sale from an employee that I know outside of work who I give cookies to for inside info ;-)
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Old 12-27-2012, 03:43 PM   #50
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Of course they knew ahead of time. That doesn't mean they have to leak that info beforehand. I don't know how a cashier would be oblivious to the sale as someone above implied. I'm guessing that it was probably a high school part-timer who didn't work a lot.

I happened to find out about the sale from an employee that I know outside of work who I give cookies to for inside info ;-)
Lol! Secrets traded over cookies!

Oh I wish I had room for a bigger tank. I'd so be buying one today. *sulks*

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Old 12-27-2012, 03:49 PM   #51
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In the Longmont Colorado area it's confirmed. I picked up a 29 and a 20l and I had gotten the first ones. Almost had to pay 42 and 58 for the tanks, but it was just not entered in the computer yet. Seems to be that the petco's around here are just slow to get the signs up...
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Old 12-27-2012, 07:47 PM   #52
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Dam this sucks.... so I went back after dinner
and there were NO 55 gals left. I'm going
to have to wait for the next shipment.
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Old 12-27-2012, 08:25 PM   #53
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Got be 40b yesterday for $40!! Probably going to be going back relatively soon to pick up my 10 gallon for $10 in order to set up a nice little QT for the new tank!

I will say though, the computer system wasnt registering the sale, the manager at the store had to override it.

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Old 12-27-2012, 09:50 PM   #54
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I picked up a 55g yesterday, it was on regular price when the cashier first scanned it, I got the discounted price after she scanned my PALS card.
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Old 12-27-2012, 10:50 PM   #55
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Dam this sucks.... so I went back after dinner
and there were NO 55 gals left. I'm going
to have to wait for the next shipment.
2 things: Get a manager involved so that you don't "lose" the next one. Seriously.

You have 5 Petcos within 20 miles of Anaheim. Is there a reason you can't get one from another store?

Good luck - you sure sound like you need some!
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Old 12-28-2012, 03:11 AM   #56
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Oh guys. I've got good news!
So today I revisited my Petco and there were
only 5 10 gallon tanks, and 2 29 longs left. The manager
said he would call the other stores and there was 1 left
in another store. I went there and picked it up! When I finally
got home, I wasted 2 hours trying to make my 3 wooden poles
flat so that the tank was crooked. My dad and I lifted the tank
a total of 4 times with the water 1/3 filled just to make the tank
stable. It's all worth it, just a little price to pay, bleeding fingers
and glass splinters. I really don't know how the I got the splinters.
LOL
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Old 01-03-2013, 07:24 PM   #57
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Picked up 2 40 gallon breeders today for $80 at the Raleigh NC Petco. They still have 10's, 20's, 29's and 55's.
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Old 01-03-2013, 07:27 PM   #58
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Oh guys. I've got good news!
So today I revisited my Petco and there were
only 5 10 gallon tanks, and 2 29 longs left. The manager
said he would call the other stores and there was 1 left
in another store. I went there and picked it up! When I finally
got home, I wasted 2 hours trying to make my 3 wooden poles
flat so that the tank was crooked. My dad and I lifted the tank
a total of 4 times with the water 1/3 filled just to make the tank
stable. It's all worth it, just a little price to pay, bleeding fingers
and glass splinters. I really don't know how the I got the splinters.
LOL
COME ON OVER... i could use someone who knows how to make a stand... *looking at tank on dining room table*

is this sale still on and how did you know about it.. only petco is FAR but i could use a tank *looking around to insure no one knows what i'm thinking*
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Old 01-05-2013, 12:15 PM   #59
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picked up my 40 breeder yesterday from petco! such an awesome deal!
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