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  • Cryptocaryon irritans (Marine Ich)

    Ich

    Marine ich plagues many saltwater hobbyists with great frustration.  This is the most known and frequently visited parasite within our home aquariums.  More than likely if you do not use a secure quarantine procedure for your fish, before entering the display tank, you will have some form of marine ich.  The actual culprit can only […]

  • Secrets Behind Carbon

    Activated Carbon

    Many customers inquire about the secret to maintaining pristine water parameters, hoping to get a single answer to the puzzle. However, the answer contains many facets of information. One part includes the use of activated carbon in the aquarium (whether it be in a filter sock, in a pad or even poured straight in as […]

  • Nitrogen Cycle

    browndiatoms

    Why is it important? The most important factor, when setting up a new freshwater/saltwater tank, is learning about what a “cycle” is.  This process (over the course of weeks to months) turns your aquarium into a mature tank that can handle the bio-load (fish waste, algae, microorganisms, detritus, etc.) that you choose to keep.  The […]

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Facebook IconSeptember 29, 2014 at 4:28 PM

This is why we say we have the Best Customers in the Biz!

Our good customer, Jose Martinez, won a contest from CoralRX and decided to include us in the prize by giving us a 6 months supply of CoralRX free of charge. Thank you Jose and CoralRX!

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Facebook IconSeptember 27, 2014 at 8:41 PM

Aftermath of Day 1 at the Sacramento Reptile Show!

Thank you for all the love from Team Aquarium & Reptile Depot :)

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Facebook IconSeptember 27, 2014 at 11:03 AM

DEPOT is in the house! Come by and say hi!

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Facebook IconSeptember 26, 2014 at 7:48 PM

Aquarium & Reptile Depot have ARRIVED at the Sacramento Reptile Show for this weekend (9/27 - 9/28) at the Sacramento Convention Show!

Thank you Zilla, ZooMed, and ExoTerra for drop shipping all our goodies. 6 Pallets just for the show :)

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Facebook IconSeptember 26, 2014 at 9:47 AM

Weekend Sale & Blowout Weekend Special (9/26 - 9/28)

** BLOWOUT WEEKEND SALE **
* Freshwater Zebra & Tiger Snail: $0.99
* Freshwater Fancy Fantail Goldfish: $1.99
* Freshwater Tigrinis Catfish: $299.99
* Saltwater Cerith Snail: $0.99
* Saltwater Short Spine Sea Urchin: $2.99
* Saltwater PJ Cardinal: $4.99
* 65 Gallon Fish Tank & Black Stand: $373.99

** SALTWATER **
* Blue Leg Hermit Crab: $0.99
* Ocellaris "Nemo" Clown: $9.99
* Strawberry Dottyback: $11.99
* XL Cleaner Shrimp: $16.99
* Fire Shrimp: $19.99
* Yellow Tang: $23.99
* Caribbean Blue Angel: $29.99
* Splendid Dottyback: $29.99
* Mystery Wrasse: $49.99
* Magnificent Foxface: $57.99
* Desjardini Sailfin Tang: $69.99
* Mappa Puffer: $69.99
* XL Powder Blue Tang: $69.99
* Adult Emperor Angel: $89.99
* Guinea Fowl Puffer: $134.99

** SALT SPECIAL**
* 20lb Nature's Ocean Bio-Activ Live Sand: $18.99 per bag
* Premium Fiji Cured Live Rock: $2.99 per lb
* Real Reef Live Rock: $5.99 per lb

* Aqua Vitro Salinity (20 Gallon Mix): $14.99
* Seachem Reef Salt Bag (50 Gallon Mix): $14.99
* Seachem Reef Salt Bucket (160 Gallon Mix): $37.99
* Instant Ocean Salt Box (200 Gallon Mix): $39.99
* Reef Crystals Salt Box (200 Gallon Mix): $47.99
* Seachem Reef Salt Box (200 Gallon Mix): $48.99
* Aqua Vitro Salinity (225 Gallon Mix): $59.99

** FRESHWATER **
* Strawberry Tetra: $1.99
* Small Congo Tetra: $1.99
* Red Jewel Cichlid: $2.99
* Skunk Botia: $2.99
* Assorted Cory Cat: $2.99 or 2 for $4.99
* Gold Asian Clam: $3.99
* Female Blue Coral Dwarf Gourami: $4.99
* YoYo Botia: $4.99 or 3 for $11.99
* Upside Down Catfish: $7.99
* Imported Fancy Koi: $9.99
* Black Striped Pike Cichlid: $12.99
* Peruvian Puffer: $12.99
* 3" Flower Horn Cichlid: $14.99
* Fahaka Puffer: $17.99
* Giant Red Tail Gourami: $19.99

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Facebook IconSeptember 25, 2014 at 2:08 PM

New Seachem Flourish Glue for Plants!

It can attach Moss and Plants to Rock, Driftwood, and Even Gravel!

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Facebook IconSeptember 25, 2014 at 12:47 PM

New Saltwater and Freshwater!

** SALTWATER **
* Blue Leg Hermit Crab
* Arrow Crab
* Green Emerald Crab
* Flame Scallop
* Peppermint Shrimp
* Astraea Conehead Snail
* Cerith Snail
* Fighting Conch
* Lettuce Nudibranch
* Sea Cucumber
* Short Spine Urchin
* Royal Gramma
* Blue Angel
* Mandarin Goby
* Electric Blue Knuckle Hermit Crab
* Blue Jaw Trigger Pair (Male & Female)
* Ocellaris "Nemo" Clown
* Strawberry Dottyback
* Feather Duster
* XL Powder Blue Tang
* Miniatus Grouper
* Branching Alvelopora
* Orange Chestnut Snail

** FRESHWATER **
* Fancy Fantail Goldfish
* Male Fancy Guppy
* Super Red Cherry Shrimp
* Mixed Fruit Tetra
* Cory Catfish
* Fancy Koi Fish
* Dwarf Gourami
* Red Tail Giant Gourami
* Flower Horn Cichlid
* Assorted Betta
* Congo Tetra
* Upside Down Catfish
* Black Striped Pike Cichlid
* Female Blue Coral Dwarf Gourami
* Upside Down Catfish
* Black Striped Pike Cichlid
* Female Blue Coral Dwarf Gourami
* Re Jewel Cichlid
* Fahaka Puffer
* Rope/Reed Fish
* Peruvian Puffer
* Skunk Botia
* YoYo Botia
* African Butterfly Fish
* Asian Gold Clam
* Elephant Nose
* Giant Danio
* Bushynose Pleco
* Ghost Shrimp

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Facebook IconSeptember 24, 2014 at 10:35 AM

One of Aquarium Depot's Side Projects!

We Setup Golden Koi's Huge Saltwater Aquarium in Roseville, CA :)

Go Check Them Out!
Golden Koi's Buffet
731 Pleasant Glove Blvd
Ste 100
Roseville, CA 95678

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Facebook IconSeptember 23, 2014 at 3:37 PM

NEW Freshwater & Saltwater and Blowout Weekday Special!

** BLOWOUT WEEKDAY SPECIALS **
* Freshwater Red Tail Catfish: $7.99
* Freshwater XL African Cichlid: $7.99
* Saltwater Yellow Line Rabbit Fish: $12.99
* Saltwater DaVinci Clown: $34.99

** FRESHWATER **
* Assorted Oranda Goldfish
* White Cloud Minnow
* Snowflake Moray Eel
* Sterbai Cory Cat
* Black Ghost Knife
* Electric Blue Lobster
* Neon Red Lobster
* Roseline Shark
* Cherry Red Shrimp
* Yellow Sakura Shrimp
* Assorted Zebra & Tiger Nerite Snail
* Red Eye Tetra
* Powder Blue Gourami
* Trinidad Pleco
* Harlequin Rasbora
* Amano/Algae Eating Shrimp
* Baby Mbuna African Cichlid
* Medium Mbuna African Cichlid
* Peacock African Cichlid
* Assorted Fancy Betta
* Red Tail Catfish
* Taiwan Reef African Cichlid
* Freshwater Lion Fish
* Bala Shark
* Rainbow Shark
* Green Spotted Puffer
* Cardinal Tetra
* Clown Pleco (L103)
* Butterfly Koi

** SALTWATER **
* War Paint Scolymia
* Duncan Coral
* Pink Margarita Snail
* Red Leg Hermit Crab
* Peppermint Shrimp
* Green Emerald Crab
* Cleaner Shrimp
* Assorted Corals
* Sun Polyps

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Facebook IconSeptember 22, 2014 at 8:06 AM

Our good customer, Josh, with his new LED Lighting Setup! Quite the setup...Go Big or Go Home!

* 4 EcoTech Marine XR30w Pro
* 1 EcoTech Marine Reef Link

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Facebook IconSeptember 20, 2014 at 7:00 AM

Last Minute Saltwater Weekend Shipment!

* XL Cleaner Shrimp
* Medium Cleaner Shrimp
* Fire Shrimp
* Large Naso Tang (Hawaiian)
* Clown Tang
* 6-Line Wrasse
* Scooter Blenny
* Red Scooter Blenny
* Sea Cucumber
* Sea Hare
* Coral Banded Shrimp
* Gold Domino Damsel
* Mappa Puffer
* Copperband Butterfly
* Cleaner Wrasse
* XL PJ Cardinal (Sri Lanka)
* Sand Sifting Starfish
* Super Tongan Nassarius Snail
* Large Yellow Tang
* Medium Yellow Tang
* Medium Juvenile Koran Angel
* Small Juvenile Koran Angel
* False Eye Toby Puffer (Sri Lanka)
* Magnificent Fox Face
* Yellow Dog Face Puffer
* Yellow Belly Clarkii Clown Fish
* Diamond Goby
* Red Tail Blenny
* Cortez Angel
* Domino Damsel
* Algae Blenny
* Checkerboard Wrasse
* Ritteri Anemone
* Desjardini Sailfin Tang
* Panther Grouper
* Flame Angel
* Juvenile Emperor Angel
* Blue Eyed Anthias
* Blue Damsel
* Black Leopard Wrasse (Sri Lanka)
* Zebra Turbo Snail
* Purple Sea Urchin (Sri Lanka)
* Chocolate Chip Starfish
* Hermit Crab
* Guinea Fowl Puffer

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Facebook IconSeptember 19, 2014 at 5:34 PM

Frank with his new special ordered SpectraPure MaxCap RO/DI System w/ Manual Flush! Thank you for the business :)

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Facebook IconSeptember 19, 2014 at 1:59 PM

Kessil Spectral Controller now in stock!

On sale for $99.00

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Facebook IconSeptember 19, 2014 at 9:54 AM

** Weekend Sale and Blowout Weekend Specials (9/19 - 9/21) **

** BLOWOUT WEEKEND SPECIALS **
* Freshwater Medium Peacock African Cichlid: $3.99
* Freshwater Medium Mono Sebae: $6.99
* Saltwater Small Blue Tang: $24.99
* Saltwater Volitan Lion Fish: $24.99
* Aqueon 75 Gallon Fish Tank and Black Stand: $399.99

** SALTWATER **
* Chaeto Macro Algae: $4.99 per portion
* Red Hairy Hermit Crab: $5.99
* Electric Blue Leg Hermit Crab: $5.99
* Chocolate Chip Starfish: $6.99
* Assorted Coral Frags: $9.99
* Decorator Crab: $11.99
* Yellow Coris Wrasse: $12.99
* Yellow Watchman Goby: $14.99
* Valentin Puffer: $16.99
* Yellow Sea Fan: $19.99
* Solar Wrasse: $26.99
* Fungia Plate Coral: $39.99
* Wyoming White Designer Clown Fish: $49.99
* Wellsophyllia Brain Coral: $59.99
* Marble Cat Shark: $79.99

** FRESHWATER **
* Red Eye Tetra: $0.99
* Pristella Tetra: $0.99
* Banded Kuhli Loach: $2.99 each or 2 for $4.99
* Gold Asian Clam: $3.99
* Whiptail Catfish: $5.99
* Panda Goldfish: $5.99 each or 2 for $9.99
* Medium Oranda Goldfish: $5.99 each or 2 for $9.99
* Medium Clown Loach: $6.99 each or 2 for $11.99
* Red Maccullochi Rainbow Fish: $7.99
* Medium Green Terror Cichlid: $7.99
* Grasscutter Catfish: $7.99
* Albino Red Eye Pleco: $9.99
* Black Ghost Knife: $9.99
* Tropheus Duboisi: $14.99 each or 2 for $23.99
* Fugu Puffer: $19.99

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Facebook IconSeptember 18, 2014 at 11:31 AM

Another Freshwater Shipment and Saltwater Shipment!

** Freshwater **
* Hap. Venustus African Cichlid
* Rusty African Cichlid
* Bumble Bee African Cichlid
* Siamese Algae Eating Shark
* Fiddler Crab
* Red Mini Crab
* African Grasscutter African Cichlid
* Banjo Catfish
* Schwartzi Cory Catfish
* Female Blue Coral Dwarf Gourami
* Pea Puffer
* Whiptail Catfish
* Kuhli Loach
* African Butterfly Fish
* Baby Whale
* Dolphin Mormyrid
* Asian Gold Mussel
* Spotted Rafael Catfish
* Ghost Shrimp

** SALTWATER **
* Dispar Anthias
* Royal Gramma Basslet
* Copperband Butterfly
* Green Chromis
* Domino Damsel
* 3-Stripe Damsel
* Fire Fish
* Yellow Gumdrop Goby
* Valentini Puffer
* Powder Brown Tang
* Sailfin Tang
* Green Bubble Tip Anemone
* Red Hairy Hermit Crab
* Sally Light Foot Crab
* Chaeto Macro Algae
* Sea Hare
* 6-Line Wrasse
* Mandarin Goby
* Pacific Pygmy Angel
* Long Horn Cowfish
* Red Coris Wrasse
* Yellow Coris Wrasse
* Orange Spotted Diamond Goby
* Cherry Grouper
* Black Volitan Lionfish
* Solar Wrasse
* Purple Reef Lobster
* Red Serpent Starfish
* Sexy Shrimp
* Electric Blue Knuckle Hermit Crab
* Red/Green Brain Coral
* Lobophyllia Brain
* Psychedelic Mandarin Goby

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Facebook IconSeptember 17, 2014 at 10:33 PM

Another Late Night...We putting in that OT! One more step closer to completing the pond. We can hardly wait!

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Facebook IconSeptember 17, 2014 at 11:34 AM

DEPOT is going hi-tech with 2-way radios to become more efficient and to keep providing the best customer service you are accustomed to!

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Facebook IconSeptember 17, 2014 at 9:56 AM

More Freshwater Livestock!

* Tiger Barbs
* Mono Sebae
* Black & White Panda Goldfish
* Tropheus Duboisi African Cichlid
* Green Terror Cichlid
* German Blue Ram
* Techno Glass Fish
* Fancy Female Guppy
* Rosy Barb
* Kuhli Loach
* Red & White Oranda Goldfish
* Large Plecostomus
* Electric Blue Ram
* Fugu Puffer
* Red Eye Albino Plecostomus
* Medium Frontosa Cichlid
* Archer Fish
* Tiger Oscar

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Facebook IconSeptember 16, 2014 at 4:27 PM

BRAND NEW Glass Bow Front Aquariums we now carry!

Great for a Betta or a Small Nano Freshwater or Saltwater Aquarium :)

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Facebook IconSeptember 15, 2014 at 5:18 PM

Blowout Weekday Special & New Saltwater and Freshwater have arrived!

** BLOWOUT WEEKDAY SPECIAL **
* Freshwater Long Tail Male Betta: $1.99
* Freshwater 3" Peacock Bass: $5.99
* Saltwater Assorted Coral Regularly Price at $29.99: $9.99
* Saltwater Clown Sweetlip: $12.99
* Brand New Plant Shipment

** FRESHWATER **
* White Cloud Minnow
* Snowflake Moray Eel
* Yellow Tail Spiny Eel
* Clown Loach
* Black Ghost Knife
* Electric Blue Lobster
* Electric White Lobster
* Cherry Red Shrimp
* Tiger Nerite Snail
* Zebra Nerite Snail
* Red Eye Tetra
* Long Fin Rosy Barb
* Trinidad Pleco
* Black Skirt Tetra
* Baby Mbuna African Cichlid
* Medium Mbuna African Cichlid
* Fancy Male Betta
* Peacock African Cichlid
* Techno Glass Fish
* Fancy Male Guppy
* Green Spotted Puffer
* Trinidad Pleco
* African Dwarf Frog

** SALTWATER **
* Mexican Turbo Snail
* Peppermint Shrimp
* Green Emerald Crab
* Red Leg Hermit Crab
* Tuxedo Sea Urchin
* Assorted Corals

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Facebook IconSeptember 15, 2014 at 9:06 AM

Thank you EShopps for the New Container 5.0! It's a liquid container for dosing :)

Currently in stock and on sale for $99.99

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Facebook IconSeptember 13, 2014 at 10:54 PM

End Product!

Extremely long night but well worth it. Came out really nice!!! Specs and demo coming soon.

Come by and check it out!

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Facebook IconSeptember 13, 2014 at 9:20 PM

Quite the project! Almost completed. Putting the final touches to our new EcoTech Marine Radion Light Rack!

Thank you Tim & Christal...We would have never been able to do it without you guys :)

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