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Moving Bertha the Brownbanded Bamboo Shark: A Facebook Live Event
Moving Bertha the Brownbanded Bamboo Shark: A Facebook Live Event It all started when we got a call from one of our clients about rehoming their Brownbanded Bamboo Shark, Bertha (say that 3 times fast 😉 ). Her owner explained Bertha had outgrown...
How to Decide Between Glass & Acrylic Aquariums
How to Decide Between Glass & Acrylic Aquariums Since the dawn of aquarium time, the debate on glass aquariums versus acrylic aquariums remains a hot topic. Actually, the great acrylic vs. glass debate only started in the 1970s.  Didn’t know?...
How to Set Up a Saltwater Aquarium
How to Set Up a Saltwater Aquarium You just got home from the pet store with a new aquarium and your first Clownfish, Fred. It’s a brand-new tank – still in the box. You take it out and fill it...
Why Your Aquarium Needs a Check-up
Why Your Aquarium Needs a Check-up By Summer Johnson, Marketing Specialist, Parrott Aquatic As aquarium owners, we should all want a “healthy tank”, but what does that actually mean? To us, a healthy tank means everything involving the aquarium is in good...
Why you should only use RO Water for your Aquarium
Why you should only use RO Water for your Aquarium Science tells us the same water has been on Earth since its creation.¹ That’s 4.6 billion years of our water going through the same cycles.¹¹ Think it’s picked up anything along...
The Best Aquarium Lighting
The Best Aquarium Lighting by Summer Johnson, Marketing Specialist, Parrott Aquatic It’s easy to get lost when choosing a lighting system for your tank. Let us help you pick the right one. Proper aquarium lighting is essential for maintaining a...
5 Reasons to watch Chasing Coral
5 Reasons to watch Chasing Coral By Summer Johnson – Marketing Specialist, Parrott Aquatic “Without a healthy ocean, we do not have a healthy planet.” – Chasing Coral  My name is Summer, and I’m the Marketing Specialist for Parrott Aquatic. I was on...
HAWAII BANS COMMERCIAL AQUARIUM FISHING
At Parrott Aquatic, we only purchase from vendors with sustainable resources.  You can trust we will always provide #TheHighestQuality
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