Austin Aquariums

Austin Aquariums

Shop Name: Austin Aquariums
Location: Austin, TX
Shop Address: 7756 Northcross Dr Suite 111
Shop Website:
Reviewed By: Dalto
Date Of Review: September/2006
Overall: Fair
Times Visited: Five to Ten Times
Freshwater Selection: Very Good
Saltwater Selection: Good
Stock  Selection: Fair
Staff: Good
Prices: Poor
Comments: Austin Aquariums is a good sized specialty fish store with a good selection of marine and freshwater fish.  When you enter the store you are greeted with BIG tanks for sale and a fair selection of overpriced supplies.  To see the fish, you enter the darkened fish room where the presentation of the tanks is fairly attracted.  The tanks appear well maintained although it is not uncommon to see Ich in some of the tanks.   They have a reasonable selection of community fish, a small selection of new world cichlids and a good selection of Africans.  Although I am not a marine enthusiast they have a good variety of marine species as well.  The livestock prices are also quite high.  If the staff is knowledgeable, they don’t seem anxious to share that knowledge with me.  When I was considering getting a marine aquarium and I asked some questions about marine setups, they answered by trying to sell me on their marine classes.  Generally, I feel like their goal is to extract as much money from me as possible.  For this reason, I can’t recommend this store to aquarists of any level.

Articles And Reviews Index / Texas Index

This article has been viewed 3947 times

Index / Articles / Petshop Reviews / Product Reviews / Random Article



Catch Us On:
Visit PetFish.Net On Facebook PetFish.Net Videos On YouTube Visit PetFish.Net On Twitter Visit PetFish.Net On Google+ Visit PetFish.Net On Reddit Visit PetFish.Net On Pinterest

Site Map - Menu

PetFish Index
About Us
Contact Us

Aquarium Basics
Aquatic Plants
Barbs, Tetras And Minnows
Catfish and Loaches
Diseases And Fish Health
Do It Yourself
Fishy Fun Stuff
Foods And Feeding
Freshwater Sharks
Goldfish, Ponds And
Coldwater Fish

How To Guides
Killifish Care
Killifish Species
Miscellaneous Fish
Native USA Fish
Saltwater And Marine
Spawning And Fry Care

Products And Services Reviews
Local Pet Shop Reviews

PetFish Video

Our Free Ebooks


Conversions Volume Calculator

Aquarium Measurements And pH Scales

The Ultimate Aquarium Calculator

Design Your Aquarium

Link to

Translate To

Ask Us A Question On Facebook or

© 1996 - 2016, PetFish.Net All Rights Reserved
All content is copyright by and/or the named author and may not be used without written permission.
Privacy Statement - Contact Us - About US - Links