Can I add to my order after I have finalized it?
Once you have finalized an order, you authorize REEFTIDE to charge your credit card or other payment type. You will not be able to make changes to a finalized order. We apologize for any inconvenience.
When is a specific fish coming in?
The availability of our fish, coral, and other specimens is determined by a variety of factors, If you are interested in a species, be sure to contact us to ensure its availability at our facilities.
What specific gravity do you keep on your livestock?
Our facility maintains a specific gravity of 1.018-1.020 for our fish species and 1.023-1.025 for corals and invertebrates. The water temperature for both types of specimens is kept at 76 degrees Fahrenheit. We take great care at maintaining the specific gravity and temperature levels in our aquarium to prevent our species from undergoing trauma and stress.
What do you feed your fish at REEFTIDE?
We work diligently to ensure our fish, corals, and invertebrates are in optimal health. For all our aquatic specimens, we offer a diet that contains quality live, frozen, dry, and fresh foods.
What sort of quarantine procedures are in place at REEFTIDE?
We handle our species with careful handling and experience. We also continue to uphold strict procedures for acclimation and husbandry of each specimen we keep. In addition, we monitor our fish’s health, ensuring that they are receiving adequate food, oxygen levels, and other quality factors they need to live in their aquarium environment. If we detect issues in a fish’s health, we quickly quarantine and treat the fish separately from the others in its environment until it recovers. A variety of infections and diseases are also treated with quality medications following a strict regimen adherence. We also keep aquariums bacteria and parasite-free by using UV sterilization to eliminate the pests.
Why should I quarantine my new arrivals?
Quarantining your fish is an essential part of owning and maintaining a reef aquarium. It ensures that your fish, corals, and invertebrates are healthy without risking the health of your entire aquarium’s ecosystem. When you quarantine fish, it must be done in a deliberate and mindful manner.