New aquatic shop opens in Essex


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The Aquatic Shack is a new store located in Upminster.

The shop carries a broad selection in most areas of the hobby but also specialises in Malawi cichlids, L-number plecs and some of the less commonly available community fish.
The shop has 164 tropical tanks, a bank of 40 Fighter tanks — current stock includes Koi and Dumbo Fighters — a coral tray and nine large marine tanks.
To give you a flavour of what’s available, here’s a list of some of The Aquatic Shack’s current stock, along with what is expected in during October:
Metynnis fasciatus
Myleus schomburgki 
Nicaragua cichlid
Longfin Oscars
One sided livebearer
Limia melanogaster
Xiphophorus montezumae
Vaillanti chocolate gourami
Electric blue Paradise fish 
Super red Paradise fish
Gymnogeophagus norte
Chameleon whiptails (Pseudohemiodon apithanos) 
Corydoras armatus  
Corydoras CW49
Plecs due in later this month (please call for details): 
Opening times are Mon, Wed, Thurs, Fri: 11am-6pm; Tues 11am–7pm; Sat 10.30am–5pm and Sun 10.30am–4pm.
The Aquatic Shack is located at Nature's Reserve Pet and Garden Centre, Clay Tye Road, Upminster, Essex, RM14 3PL. Tel. 01708 227323. Check out the store’s Facebook page.
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