Be they for summer or year-round, these outdoor products can bring fun and safety to owners' escapades with their pets and grow retailers' sales.
As popular as bettas are, we still hold the same misconceptions about them. Probably because they are so often displayed in stores in those little round globes, many would-be fishkeepers think bettas don't have any care requirements.
The same way a raw plant-based diet can benefit the human body, a biologically appropriate diet can do the same for cats and dogs.
Addressing the tank(s) of fish that many local fish stores have marked “assorted African cichlids”
PIJAC offers retailers materials designed to help educate staff, customers and colleagues throughout the pet industry about responsible, successful fishkeeping in the wake of heightened interest in the hobby as “Finding Dory” hits theaters.
Ryan McVeigh, brand manager for Zilla, shares his field herping adventures from what he says is one of the most amazing herpetological hotspots in the world: Snake Road, located at the very southern tip of Illinois in Shawnee National Forest.
Why “Nemo” as a popular fish for new hobbyists was an OK idea and why “Dory” is a terrible one.
Suppose that the ornamental aquatic industry were to suggest the release of a deadly virus into native waters to control the spread of an invasive fish species. Surprising though it might appear at first sight, this precise situation is real.
Plecostomus’ adaptability to a wide range of water conditions and popularity as tank cleaners are the main reasons that aquatic departments large and small stock these specimens.