Quick Answer: Can You Take Fish Back To The Pet Store?

Can you return fish to the pet store?

Freshwater fish purchased in-store can be returned with a receipt within 30 days for a full refund to original form of tender.

Live Fish & Invertebrates CANNOT be returned to any Petco or Unleashed by Petco stores.

Can you bring fish back to PetSmart?

Yes. Live or dead fish can be returned to PetSmart within 14 days of purchase, customer service representatives for PetSmart said. Returns more than 14 days after purchase either will not be accepted or may be approved on a case-by-case basis at the discretion of a PetSmart store manager.

Will Petco take fish?

Petco will take fish, but you get nothing in return. If you have a “mom and pop” petstore, they will often give you a small amount of store credit. J. You may also want to check with some independent aquarium shops if any are left in your area.

What do you do with a fish you no longer want?

So What Are Your Options?

  • Reach out to a local fish or pet shop. See if they will take your unwanted fish.
  • Ask other fish owners. Advertise if you have to.
  • Look for a local fish club. Check to see if there is a fish club in your region.
  • Donate to a school, nursing home, or office.