Pet World Lawrence

Fish Blog


Sunday May 15th, 2014 - Endangered fish …


Big hair, overspending, and bad fishkeeping - but you have helped us change all that. The pet industry was not exactly known for being responsible in the 1970s and the self-indulgent...

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Monday, March 31st, 2014 - Electrogenic/…


Electrogenic/Receptive Fish: Momyrids and the Knife Fish This week there's something electric swimming through the fishroom and it’s definitely gotten our fish staff all charged up! Now, usually water and electricity...

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Sunday, March 16th, 2014 - Test Kits …


It's all in the chemistry. There are many factors to consider when maintaining proper, aquarium water quality. Fish, plants, and other water dwellers are generally pretty sensitive to their environments...

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Thursday, February 27th, 2014 - Predator…


Hello fish folks! This week our very special feature fish will be those that swim the open waters of our oceans looking for smaller fish to eat. That's right, we're...

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Sunday, February 16th, 2014 - Scum Sucke…


Welcome to the new fish blog! Here, Xavier and Ian will keep you up to date on the things going on in our fish department - plus you'll get the...

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Voted BEST PLACE TO WORK in Lawrence, Pet World has long been known as an atypical work experience for most. We offer highly sought after paid internships that turn into flexible paid positions. After your time at PW, which is usually about 4-5 years for most, we will help you complete an expert resume to launch a great career! If you are interested in joining the Pet World team please check out our Employment Opportunities page to view job openings.

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Pet World
711 W 23rd Street
Lawrence, KS 66046

Phone: 785-841-7476

Mon - Fri: 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Sat: 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Sun: 11:00 am - 6:00 pm

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