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We Specialize in All Kinds of Fresh Water Fish.
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Boise's Freshwater Aquariums has been serving Boise for over 20 years, and is the area's most trusted specialist. We specialize in a wide range of species along with carrying a wide range of products. Our expert staff will be able to help you with any questions you have. We carry: - Food - Filters - Lights - Heaters - Other specialty aquarium products Whether its a short walk or a nice vacation to the area, stop by and check us out. You can also visit our website.
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cash, check, debit, visa, mastercard
Location:
Five Mile Plz
Neighborhoods:
Southwest, Southwest Ada County Alliance
Categories:
Aquariums & Aquarium Supplies, Pet Stores, Pet Supplies & Foods-Wholesale & Manufacturers, Tropical Fish

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08/21/2014

I love this shop. I am positive they take amazing care of their fish and every fish i have had from them has been extremely healthy and lived a long happy life. Unlike petsmart and petco, their fish are kept in large spacious tanks, just like they should. Their customer service is great, and its a local business. I personally prefer a store that has locally raised fish, AND your supporting idahoans and american jobs.... view more

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06/18/2014
Boise Freshwater Aquarium

This place is awesome for freshwater fish! Their water is clean and all the fish look healthy. They take good care of their fish. Unlike other places I have seen.

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05/24/2012
I am a regular at many fish st...

I am a regular at many fish stores around Boise and Boise's Freshwater is all-around good quality. The brothers who run the place are hard workers and fair business people. They have always treated me with respect and dealt with me honestly. They aren't just after the dollar. I would recommend this place for sure.

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01/08/2012
It was way overpriced for what...

It was way overpriced for what it is, it looked like a big building, and from looking at it, promised much more than it was. The exhibit walk through area is tight and got cluttered a lot. if you walk through slowly, it takes about 15-20 min, but you can hang out a little at the exhibits where you can touch stingrays and small sharks. We tried to feed them as well, and got about 5 krill that the fish didn't want unti... view more

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08/14/2011
This is the best store in town...

This is the best store in town for cichlids and other fish store looks great and owner knows his fish would recomend this store to everyone

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08/11/2011
-Buyer Beware-

-Buyer Beware- I read the first review of this company posted here. What a bunch of bull. (Probably posted by the shop owner himself.) First, if you get the nice young girl to help you, you'll get five star service. (So this review is half praise and half damning.) Here's my experience: The shop owner (an older guy) is a real jerk. He will act professional when other people are in the shop, but when the o... view more

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11/20/2010
Girl working there dont know fish

Girl working at Boise's Freshwater Aquariums does not know fish names or sexes or prices or how to work the cash machine.I would have been upset if she charged me the real prices after that ordeal.Check out that fish store on Fairview its better and cheaper.

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claimed iconBusiness Response.05/20/2011

We have been very please to have our family work with us. There is a learning curve and I am very proud of my daughter. Come back again and check out her progress.

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07/06/2010
High prices

I agree with the below comment go straight to the local Breeders and get your fish for the same price the store pays.Check www.craigslist.org and www,idahoaquariumclub.com for better prices and fish.

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claimed iconBusiness Response.05/20/2011

We only ask that those who are interested in high quality fish at a very reasonable price come visit our store. It is easy to say things about folks, but with us you can simple come see for yourself.

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06/03/2010
Want better prices

Try the idaho Aquarium Club (dot ) com for better prices straight from the same breeders Boise Freshwater purchases from. Same fish without the middle man.

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claimed iconBusiness Response.01/12/2011

A good portion of our fish come from quality local breeders and our setup. We are breeding form wild caught fish and have the hifghest quality fish available. The folks selling online are sketchy at best and the Idaho Aquarium Club is fostered by a person who has a personal interest in devalueing any LFS in the valley.

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04/22/2010
If you want the best...........

I have been keeping fish for more than 35 years, and have been waiting for a quality Fresh water aquarium shop for a very long time in Boise. I was getting my African cichlids in Portland, there is no need any longer. If they don't have it , they can get it, and man do these two brothers know their fish ! If you want the RIGHT information and selection on cichlids, or other fresh water fish you search just ended. Thi... view more

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