Pet World Lawrence

Fish Blog

Sunday May 15th, 2014 - Endangered fish and pet hobbyists

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/Receptive Fish!

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 & Gouramiss

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 - Predatory Marine Fish, New decorations, and bettas!

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 Suckers and Awesome tank deals!

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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711 W 23rd Street
Lawrence, KS 66046

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