Mainstream retail stores such as Petco and Pet Goods sell saltwater fish and supplies such as filters, tanks, tank hoods, lighting and backgrounds. While these stores stock certain popular saltwater fish species, for a broader range and wider selection, specialty stores such as House of Fins and Greenwich Aquaria in Connecticut, or Manhattan Aquarium in New York City are a better choice, as is the site LiveAquaria.com.
House of Fins, located in Greenwich, Connecticut, has a diverse and unique collection of saltwater and freshwater species and provides tank maintenance and set-ups for both residential and commercial properties. Greenwich Aquaria in Riverside, Connecticut, features a broad selection of fish and coral. It also offers custom tank design, installation and maintenance. Site visitors to GreenwichAquaria.com can access the site’s news and events section to view the latest livestock inventory.
LiveAquaria.com offers a huge selection of saltwater fish in 43 different categories and also hosts a doctor information center with information and tips from experts on a wide range of subjects. Site visitors can access a step-by-step guide on tank set-up and information that includes acclimation, fish compatibility and aquarium filtration. Each species of fish has a profile with detailed facts statistics that include minimum tank size, care level, temperament, reef compatibility and diet. The LiveAquaria.com features weekly specials and a 20 percent discount on orders over $175 as of 2015.