Buying Fish @ The Pet Smart (Vlog #4) - YouTube

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Kids Adventures with Sweetie Fella Aleks is buying fish from PetSmart! Aleks and his family had a fun trip going to the pet store to buy fish for his big fish tank. Great Kids Video for children and toddlers who wants to buy their first pet and love animals!
I've always tried to steer clear of buying my fish at large chain pet stores.
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Researching the pet fish you want to buy is a good tip for getting the best fish for your fish tank. Learn more about researching pet fish types with tips from fish expert in this free pet care video.

Expert: Cordell Jacques
Bio: Cordell Jacques has worked in the pet industry for the past 10 years. He has been a reptile hobbyist in one form or another for most of his entire life.
Filmmaker: Travis Waack I've always tried to steer clear of buying my fish at large chain pet stores
Photo provided by FlickrPetSmart Reports That No One Is Buying Pet Fish -- The Motley Fool
Photo provided by FlickrTL:DR; always try to meet the fish first before buying, just as you would with a pet cat or dog
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When you buy a pet fish from a pet store, you should bring a sample of water and a list of your fish tank setup. Learn more about what to bring when you're buying pet fish with tips from fish expert in this free pet care video.

Expert: Cordell Jacques
Bio: Cordell Jacques has worked in the pet industry for the past 10 years. He has been a reptile hobbyist in one form or another for most of his entire life.
Filmmaker: Travis WaackIn advance of the release of Disney/Pixar’s Finding Dory, animal protection and conservation groups today urged consumers not to buy fish like Dory, a blue tang, or other wild-caught fish as pets for home aquariums. While many freshwater fish can be bred in captivity, most saltwater fish offered for sale for aquariums are captured in the wild and taken primarily from coral reefs in the Philippines and Indonesia, often using cyanide that kills coral and other animals. These fish have complex needs that cannot be replicated in home aquariums, resulting in high mortality rates.It’s never a good idea to overcrowd a fish tank. For this reason, buyers are cautioned against adding too many fish to the tank at one time. Before introducing new tropical fish, steps should be taken to acclimate them to their new home. This will ensure a stress-free experience for the buyer and the fish. This guide outlines several do’s and don’ts to aid in the tropical fish buying process. Fish enthusiasts can find tropical fish for sale in pet shops and speciality aquarium stores. There are also many tropical fish available through Internet vendors and online auctions sites like eBay.Before buying tropical fish, it’s important to investigate the reputation of the store or breeder. Adding diseased fish to an aquarium can have devastating effects on the existing population. Buyers must exercise extreme caution if they decide to shop around for the best deal. When visiting a pet store or aquatic shop for the first time, start by looking for telltale signs of mishandling or neglect. Avoid stores with dead fish floating in their tanks.With thousands of tropical fish species available, it can be hard to decide which type to buy. Before choosing a particular habitat to focus on, buyers should peruse all their options. Fancy ,, which fall into the freshwater category, are among the most recognizable aquarium pets. The most famous species of freshwater fish are known as Siamese Fighting Fish. Unlike other species, these hardy and highly territorial fish can survive in a small fish bowl, making them a popular choice for first-time buyers. Additional freshwater tropical species include Tetras, Cichlids, Koi, and ..Before I knew any better, I used to beg my parents to buy me “pet” fish from pet stores. We’d bring them home and dump them into a probably-not-big-enough tank—and for some reason, we found joy in watching them swim in pitiful, endless circles.

Back then, it didn’t occur to me that there was anything wrong with condemning a tropical animal, who would swim freely in nature with no boundaries, to life in a 10-gallon glass prison. As it turns out, there is SO much wrong with it.