Terms and Conditions

The following Terms and Conditions apply to the use of this Web site as well as all transactions conducted through the site.

  • Copyright
  • All content appearing on this Web site is the property of:


    Copyright © 2017-2023 BreedCichlids.com. All rights reserved. As a user, you are authorized only to view, copy, print, and distribute documents on this Web site so long as (1) the document is used for informational purposes only, and (2) any copy of the document (or portion thereof) includes the following copyright notice: Copyright © 2017-2023 BreedCichlids.com. All rights reserved.

  • Use Of Site
  • This site may contain other proprietary notices and copyright information, the terms of which must be observed and followed. Information on this site may contain technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. Information, including product pricing and availability, may be changed or updated without notice. BreedCichlids.com and its subsidiaries reserve the right to refuse service, terminate accounts, and/or cancel orders in its discretion, including, without limitation, if BreedCichlids.com believes that customer conduct violates applicable law or is harmful to the interests of BreedCichlids.com and its subsidiaries.

  • Shipping & Delivery
  • At this time, BreedCichlids.com ships merchandise to locations within the contiguous United States only. All UPS Next Day Air packages ship Monday-Thursday. Packages arrive by 10:30am to most locations or by end of day if rural. Southern California orders are shipped overnight by ground and arrive by the end of day. 

    There is a 1 business day handling time to prepare fish for shipment. All fish are not fed and quarantined for 24 hours prior to shipment. 

    For the safety of your fish, please do not leave live fish boxes on your doorstep or a cold/hot mailbox all day. Hold for pickup is available upon request. You can arrange a specific arrival day in the special instructions section. 

    In rare cases of extreme inclement weather conditions (Ex. snowstorm, hurricane, extreme cold, etc.), BreedCichlids.com reserves the right to delay shipping (usually 1-3 business days) to ensure the safe arrival of livestock.

    BreedCichlids.com does not profit from shipping charges. 

  • Warranties
  • DOA Policy and Live Arrival Guarantee:

    In the event of a dead on arrival fish, Breedcichlids.com will issue store credit for the purchase price of the lost fish. You will receive a coupon code that is valid for 12 months. Shipping costs are non-refundable. 

    All DOA credit requests must include a photo of the dead fish inside the unopened sealed bag with signature label clearly visible. To receive credit, YOU MUST CONTACT US WITHIN 3 HOURS of the first delivery attempt if there is a problem with your order.

    In the rare event of a loss over 50% of your order, Breedcichlids.com will reship your order at no cost to you and we will pay the reshipment fee. 

    We honor our live arrival guarantee 100% and we will resolve any issue within reason.