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Who is Wet Habitat

We are on the mission to bring rare, colourful species to your aquarium habitats, both glass or acrylic, going beyond what's available in chain stores. Offering the species we are familiar with, bread locally or imported. 

Our approach

The custom approach makes us carefully pick each individual item in the store. We test them in our private tanks and make sure you get what you need. Our loyalty program allows you to choose how you spend your points from livestock to dry goods! We focus on the details and we know how to create a stress-free experience to guide you through the options available on our website and in-store.

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All of our imported livestock are acclimated and (tropical fish) are medicated to make sure they are disease-free,entering your home and aquariums.
Silver Tipped Tetra

Silver Tipped Tetra

Regular price $6.50

20 in stock

Common Name Silver Tipped Tetra
Scientific Name
Hasemania nana
Wild Origin
South America
Maximum Size
3cm

Silver Tipped Tetra:
Tank Parameters Required:

pH 5.5 - 8
gH 3 - 9
kH
4-8
TDS 50 - 250
Temperature
21 to 22°C or 60 to 82 °F

Temperament: Great schooling and community fish, They can be in a tank with adult shrimp, they thrive in a group of 5 or more. They prefer planted aquarium with rocks and driftwood.
Breeding: Moderate
Difficulty: Easy

*All pictures shown are for illustration purposes only. Actual product may vary due to natural variation with livestock 

Gold Ram

Gold Ram

Regular price $26.00

8 in stock

Common Name Gold Ram
Scientific Name
Mikrogeophagus ramirezi
Wild Origin
Colombia
Maximum Size
6cm or 2.5inch

Gold Ram Tank Parameters Required:

pH 5 - 7
gH 1 - 15
kH
5 - 12
TDS 50 - 150
Temperature
23 to 29°C or 77 to 85 °F

Temperament: German Rams are very peaceful and social fish. They may eat shrimps so they are better to be kept in fish only tank. They require softer water, so you can add Almond Leaves to bolster immunity. 
Breeding: Moderate
Difficulty: Moderate

*All pictures shown are for illustration purposes only. Actual product may vary due to natural variation with livestock*

Kitty Tetra

Kitty Tetra

Regular price $6.00

Common Name
Kitty tetra
Scientific Name Hyphessobrycon heliacus
Wild Origin Brazil
Maximum Size
1.2inch or 3cm

Kitty Tetra Tank Parameters Required:

pH 6 - 7.5
gH 5 - 10
kH
3 - 12
TDS 150 - 250
Temperature
23 to 28°C or 73 to 82 °F

Temperament: Kitty Tetras are very peaceful and elegant fish. They can be in a tank with adult shrimp, they thrive in a group of 5 or more.  Very hardy and adaptable. Great beginner fish.
Breeding: Moderate
Difficulty: Easy

*All pictures shown are for illustration purposes only. Actual product may vary due to natural variation with livestock*

Mosquito Rasbora

Mosquito Rasbora

Regular price $7.00

17 in stock

Common Name
Mosquito Rasbora
Scientific Name Boraras brigittae
Wild Origin
Borneo
Maximum Size
2 cm or 0.8 inch

Mosquito Rasbora Care:
Tank Parameters Required:

pH 4.0 - 7.5
gH 3 - 15
kH
1 - 5
TDS 20 - 200
Temperature
20 to 25°C or 68 to 78 °F

Temperament: Omnivore/ Non-aggressive,. Very peaceful, schooling fish perfect fit for nano aquarium. They should be kept with similar size fish and in planted setup, they can be kept with shrimp.  
Breeding: Moderate
Difficulty: Easy

*All pictures shown are for illustration purposes only. Actual product may vary due to natural variation with livestock*

Yellow Rabbit Snail

Yellow Rabbit Snail

Regular price $10.00

1 in stock

Common Name: Rabbit Snail
Scientific Name: Tylomelania
Care Level: Beginner
Temperament: Peaceful
Max Size (in inches): 4.5
Minimum Tank Size: 20 Gallons
Reproduction: Livebearer
Swimming Habits: Bottom
Aquarium Lighting: Not Important
Aquarium Bottom Requirements: Does not Matter
Zebra Nerite Snails

Zebra Nerite Snails

Regular price $7.00

Common Name: Zebra Nerite Snail
Scientific Name:Neritina turrita
Care Level: Beginner
Temperament: Peaceful
Max Size (in inches):1
Minimum Tank Size:3 Gallons
Diet: Algae
Reproduction: Egg Layers
Swimming Habits: Bottom
Aquarium Lighting: Not Important
Aquarium Bottom Requirements: Does not Matter
Red Tire Track Nerite Snails

Red Tire Track Nerite Snails

Regular price $7.00

26 in stock

Common Name: Orange Tiger Track Nerite Snail
Scientific Name:Neritina turrita var
Care Level: Beginner
Temperament: Peaceful
Max Size (in inches):1
Minimum Tank Size:3 Gallons
Diet: Algae
Reproduction: Egg Layers
Swimming Habits: Bottom
Aquarium Lighting: Not Important
Aquarium Bottom Requirements:Does not Matter
Chain Loach

Chain Loach

Regular price $24.00 Sale price $20.00

1 in stock

Common Name
Chain Loach
Scientific Name
Ambastaia sidthimunki
Wild Origin
Thailand
Maximum Size
1.5inch / 4cm

Chain Loach Care:
Tank Parameters Required:

pH 6 - 7.5
gH 3 - 12
kH 1 - 3
TDS 50 - 200
Temperature
20 to 24°C or 68 to 86 °F

Temperament: Omnivore/ Non-aggressive, Peaceful, they thrive in a group of 4 or more. Very playful and active, they should not be introduced to biologically immature set-up. 
Breeding: Difficult
Difficulty: Moderate

*All pictures shown are for illustration purposes only. Actual product may vary due to natural variation with livestock*

 

Paradise Fish

Paradise Fish

Regular price $9.00

6 in stock

Common Name Paradise Fish, Paradise Gourami
Scientific Name Macropodus Opercularis
Wild Origin East Asia
Maximum Size
2-3inch / 5-8cm

Paradise Fish Tank Parameters Required:

pH 6 - 8
gH 5 - 10
kH
10 - 25
TDS 150 - 250
Temperature
22 to 28°C or 70 to 82 °F

Temperament: Paradise fish are semi-agressive fish and should only be kept with fish the same size. These fish aren't suitable for nano fish and will go after shrimp. 
Breeding: Moderate
Difficulty: Moderate

*All pictures shown are for illustration purposes only. Actual product may vary due to natural variation with livestock*

White-Belly Saffron Molly

White-Belly Saffron Molly

Regular price $7.00 Sale price $6.00

Common Name White-Belly Saffron Molly
Scientific Name
Xiphophorus variatus
Wild Origin Central America
Maximum Size
3inch 8cm

White-Belly Saffron Molly Fish Tank Parameters Required:

pH 6.8 - 8.5
gH 5 - 10
kH
10 - 25
TDS 150 - 250
Temperature
20 to 28°C or 64 to 82 °F

Temperament: Molly fish are very peaceful fish and will fit into a similar-size community tank. Tank mates can include small tetras and rasboras, snails, plecos, cory catfish, and rainbowfish.
Breeding: Easy
Difficulty: Easy

*All pictures shown are for illustration purposes only. Actual product may vary due to natural variation with livestock*

Batik Nerite Snails

Batik Nerite Snails

Regular price $6.50

9 in stock

Common Name: Batik Nerite Snail
Scientific Name: Neritina turrita var
Care Level: Beginner
Temperament: Peaceful
Max Size (in inches): 1
Minimum Tank Size: 3 Gallons
Diet: Algae
Reproduction: Egg Layers
Swimming Habits: Bottom
Aquarium Lighting: Not Important
Aquarium Bottom Requirements: Does not Matter
Fancy Guppy - Female
Fancy Guppy - Female
Fancy Guppy - Female
Fancy Guppy - Female

Fancy Guppy - Female

Regular price $8.00

22 in stock

Common Name

Fancy Guppy

Scientific Name
Poecilia reticulata
Wild Origin
South America
Maximum Size
6.5cm or 2.6inch

Fancy guppy Tank Parameters Required:

pH 5.5 - 8
gH 1 - 15
kH
6 - 30
TDS 50 - 250
Temperature
22 to 26°C or 72 to 82 °F

Temperament: Fancy Guppy is a very active and colourful fish that's perfect for the community and planted aquarium. They shouldn't be in a tank with large aggressive fish. These are great beginner fish!
Breeding: Easy
Difficulty: Easy

*All pictures shown are for illustration purposes only. Actual product may vary due to natural variation with livestock*

 

German Blue Ram (locally bred)
German Blue Ram (locally bred)
German Blue Ram (locally bred)
German Blue Ram (locally bred)

German Blue Ram (locally bred)

Regular price $29.99

8 in stock

Common Name German Ram
Scientific Name
Mikrogeophagus ramirezi
Wild Origin
Colombia
Maximum Size
6cm or 2.5inch

German Blue Ram Tank Parameters Required:

pH 5 - 7.4
gH 1 - 15
kH
5 - 12
TDS 50 - 150
Temperature
23 to 26°C or 77 to 82 °F

Temperament: German Rams are very peaceful and social fish. They may eat shrimps so they are better to be kept in fish only tank. 
Breeding: Moderate
Difficulty: Moderate

*All pictures shown are for illustration purposes only. Actual product may vary due to natural variation with livestock*

Red Head Platinum Angel (pair)

Red Head Platinum Angel (pair)

Regular price $79.00 Sale price $65.00

4 in stock

Common Name Angels
Scientific Name
PTEROPHYLLUM SCALARE
Wild Origin
South America
Maximum Size
16cm or 6inch

Gold Koi Angels Tank Parameters Required:

pH 6.8 - 7.8
gH 1 - 15
kH 3 - 8
TDS 50 - 150
Temperature
22 to 26°C or 78 to 84 °F

Temperament: Angels are semi-aggressive fish but they can share a community tank with some fish. Good tankmates include Discuss, Rams, Dwarf Cichlids, Catfish, Mollies, and Plecos. Do not mix Angels species as the might become aggressive towards each other. 
Breeding: Moderate
Difficulty: Moderate

*All pictures shown are for illustration purposes only. Actual product may vary due to natural variation with livestock*

 

Blue Discus 3-4inch - Online Only
Blue Discus 3-4inch - Online Only
Blue Discus 3-4inch - Online Only
Blue Discus 3-4inch - Online Only
Blue Discus 3-4inch - Online Only
Blue Discus 3-4inch - Online Only

Blue Discus 3-4inch - Online Only

Regular price $79.00

4 in stock

Common Name Snakeskin Discus
Scientific Name
Symphysodon 
Wild Origin
South America
Maximum Size
20cm or 8inch

Wild Discus Tank Parameters Required:

pH 6 - 6.5
gH 1 - 15
kH
6 - 30
TDS 50 - 250
Temperature
22 to 26°C or 79 to 86 °F

Temperament: Discus is a very peaceful fish that requires very clean and warm water. They can be kept in a community tank with other peaceful fish as they are picky eaters.
Breeding: Moderate
Difficulty: Moderate

*All pictures shown are for illustration purposes only. Actual product may vary due to natural variation with livestock*

 

Fancy Guppy -Male

Fancy Guppy -Male

Regular price $8.99

25 in stock

Common Name

Fancy Guppy

Scientific Name
Poecilia reticulata
Wild Origin
South America
Maximum Size
6.5cm or 2.6inch

Fancy guppy Tank Parameters Required:

pH 5.5 - 8
gH 1 - 15
kH
6 - 30
TDS 50 - 250
Temperature
22 to 26°C or 72 to 82 °F

Temperament: Fancy Guppy is a very active and colourful fish that's perfect for the community and planted aquarium. They shouldn't be in a tank with large aggressive fish. These are great beginner fish!
Breeding: Easy
Difficulty: Easy

*All pictures shown are for illustration purposes only. Actual product may vary due to natural variation with livestock*

 

Pygmy Corydoras

Pygmy Corydoras

Regular price $8.00

Common Name
Pygmy Cory
Scientific Name
Corydoras pygmaeus,
Wild Origin
South America
Maximum Size
2.5cm (1inch) 

Pygmy Corydoras:
Tank Parameters Required:

pH 6.5 - 7.5
gH 3 - 9
kH
2 - 15
TDS 50 - 250
Temperature
22 to 26°C or 72 to 79 °F

Temperament: Great schooling and community fish, They can be in a tank with adult shrimp, they thrive in a group of 5 or more
Breeding: Moderate
Difficulty: Easy

*All pictures shown are for illustration purposes only. Actual product may vary due to natural variation with livestock*

 

Ember Tetra - Wet Habitat

Ember Tetra

Regular price $6.50

25 in stock

Common Name
Ember Tetra
Scientific Name
Hyphessobrycon amandae
Wild Origin
South America
Maximum Size
2cm

Ember Tetra:
Tank Parameters Required:

pH 5.0 - 7.5
gH 3 - 9
kH
1 - 2
TDS 50 - 250
Temperature
21 to 28°C or 60 to 72 °F

Temperament: Great schooling and community fish, They can be in a tank with adult shrimp, they thrive in a group of 5 or more
Breeding: Moderate
Difficulty: Easy

*All pictures shown are for illustration purposes only. Actual product may vary due to natural variation with livestock*

 

Harlequin Rasbora - Wet Habitat

Harlequin Rasbora

Regular price $7.00

13 in stock

Common Name Harlequin Rasbora
Scientific Name
Rasbora heteromorpha
Wild Origin
Southeast Asia, Malaysia, Singapore, Sumatra, Thailand
Maximum Size
2 cm or 0.8 inch

Harlequin Rasbora Care:
Tank Parameters Required:

pH 7.0 - 7.5
gH 8 - 16
kH
4-7
TDS 180 - 250
Temperature
23 to 28°C or 73 to 82 °F

Temperament: Peaceful, Suitable for a community tank
Breeding: Moderate
Difficulty: Intermediate 

*All pictures shown are for illustration purposes only. Actual product may vary due to natural variation with livestock*

 

WILD Beta Fish Locally Bred - Wet Habitat
WILD Beta Fish Locally Bred - Wet Habitat
WILD Beta Fish Locally Bred - Wet Habitat
WILD Beta Fish Locally Bred - Wet Habitat

WILD Beta Fish Locally Bred

Regular price $30.00

5 in stock

Betas are very active fish with lots of personality. We recommend 5-gallon tank such as DOOA but the minimum size shouldn't be less than 2.5 gallons. Beta fish are a jumper, your tank will require a cover. On average Beta fish lives 2-4 years. 

Beta Fish Tank Parameters Required:

pH 6.5 - 7.5
gH 3 - 4
kH
3 - 5
TDS 100 - 600
Temperature
24-27 C or 75 – 81 F
Green Dwarf Rasbora - Wet Habitat

Green Dwarf Rasbora (order online*)

Regular price $10.00

6 in stock

Common Name
Green Dwarf Rasbora, Nana Rasbora
Scientific Name Microrasbora Kubotai
Wild Origin
Myanmar
Maximum Size
1.4cm – 1.6cm or 0.55 inches – 0.63 inches

Green Dwarf Rasbora Care:
Tank Parameters Required:

pH 6.0 - 7.5
gH 3 - 10
kH 1 - 5
TDS 50 - 200
Temperature
22 - 28°C or 68 to 78 °F

Temperament: Omnivore/ Non-aggressive, great tank mates for shrimp
Breeding: Moderate
Difficulty: Easy

*All pictures shown are for illustration purposes only. Actual product may vary due to natural variation with livestock*

ORDER ONLINE* - please order this fish online first for next day pick up @ Wet Habitat (2114 Old Dollarton Rd)

Emerald Rasbora - Wet Habitat

Emerald Rasbora (order online*)

Regular price $10.00

2 in stock

Common Name
Emerald Rasbora
Scientific Name
Celestichthys Erythromicron
Wild Origin
South East Asia, Myanmar, Burma
Maximum Size
2 cm or 0.8 inch

Emerald Rasbora Care:
Tank Parameters Required:

pH 7.0 - 7.5
gH 3 - 15
kH 1 - 5
TDS 150 - 400
Temperature
20 to 25°C or 68 to 78 °F

Temperament: Omnivore/ Non-aggressive, may eat baby shrimplets
Breeding: Moderate
Difficulty: Easy

*All pictures shown are for illustration purposes only. Actual product may vary due to natural variation with livestock*

ORDER ONLINE* - please order this fish online first for next day pick up @ Wet Habitat (2114 Old Dollarton Rd)

 

Green Neon Tetra - Wet Habitat
Green Neon Tetra - Wet Habitat
Green Neon Tetra - Wet Habitat
Green Neon Tetra - Wet Habitat

Green Neon Tetra

Regular price $8.00

4 in stock

Common Name
Green Neon Tetra
Scientific Name
Paracheriodon Simulans
Wild Origin
Asia, South America
Maximum Size
3cm

Green Neon Tetra Care:
Tank Parameters Required:

pH 4.0 - 7.5
gH 3 - 9
kH
1 - 2
TDS 50 - 250
Temperature
21 to 28°C or 68 to 82.4 °F

Temperament: Omnivore/ Non-aggressive, good tank mates for shrimps
Breeding: Egg scatterer
Difficulty: Easy

*All pictures shown are for illustration purposes only. Actual product may vary due to natural variation with livestock*