The Fish Factory - This place has been around for some time. located on 92nd and oklahoma.
The Staff was very friendly, helpful, eager to help, and knowledgeable.
This is were I ended up buying all my equipment.
They have a flip a coin thursday where u get 15% off your fish purchase. Flip a coin and call it right and save an additional 15% off.
48 hr guarantee on saltwater fish. w/ 50% replacement.
Huge selection of freshwater fish.
The downside. (its not ness. a bad thing)
Limited saltwater fish selection. They go quick
Pricey. - Small family run place and they dont have the buying power of your large corporate places like pet co.
Aquatics Unlimited: Hyw 100.
Large selection of both freshwater and saltwater fish.
Prices seem about average.
Staff - depends. I've talked to some that were very helpful and others that seemed like i was bothering them.
Petco - Racine Hwy 11
Staff - willing to help but limited knowledge. Didnt know what a green chromis was, just reconized as a Misc Damsel.
LOW prices. Tank breed clowns for $16, Green Chromis for $4 good deal IMO
Limited selection of saltwater fish
Pet Warehouse - 27th grange
Staff willing to help and friendly, but limited knowledge depending who you are talking with.
lots of freshwater fish
decent amount of saltwater fish
Liverock average price but looked really good.
Prices vary. some seemed like a good deal while others were high.
clean store and tanks.
Large selection of corals.