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ALF are a distributor to the trade of Aquatic, Pet, Pond, Reptile and Gift products. We supply most good stores with our products on a weekly basis. If you find something on our site you like the look of, then as long as your local store is a customer of ours  we can send them pricing information and they can order it in for you.

In the downloads section are copies of our current catalogue for Pet, Gift and Aquatic products – feel free to download them and have a browse through! We have also included links to suppliers we work with as partners, as our stock listing is simply to vast to list all the products on this site!

If you are looking for an elusive spare part then email us the products and what you are looking for, and we will try and point you in the direction of someone that can help.

Having spent many years in the Aquatics business we suggest you visit your local Aquatic/Pet store to purchase equipment & fish/animals related to the hobby. In the stores you can generally get great advice and hopefully you’ll build a good relationship with them so if the event of a problem they will be more than happy to help.

Please Email UsIf you have any questions please could you email us, as being a trade only company we don’t have the facility to answer calls directly from consumers. We will aim to answer emails as quickly as we can and if you are having trouble locating one of our products we are more than happy to track down a store close to you.

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Featured Shops

A5 Aquatics

A5 Aquatics is beautifully located in 3 acres of open countryside on the edge of Nuneaton, Warwickshire and was opened in 1984 by the present owners. In that time the business has grown from one small building to a large aquatic superstore with indoor display areas of over 11,000 sq. ft. A5 Aquatics also has a large outdoor display area and parking for over 90 cars.

At A5 Aquatics our aim is to stock everything that any fish keeper will ever need, from the hobbyist with a small gold fish tank to the enthusiast with a large reef aquarium; from the people with small wild life pond to the koi keepers with the largest koi pool and everyone in between.

Chiltern Aquatics

Established for over 25 years, our friendly, knowledgeable staff are on hand to guide you through setting up and maintaining a happy, healthy pond or aquarium.

In store we have a wide variety of dry goods, 45 Coldwater tanks and 25 vats,204 Tropical and 30 Marine tanks. A coral table, live rock table and plant tank with a good variety of Dutch plants. Although primarily an aquatic store we have a selection of wild bird, caged bird, small animal, cat, dog and reptile foods and supplies.

Dobbies Garden Centres


For over 145 years, the Dobbies name has stood for quality horticulture. During this time we’ve been proud to provide the very best products and expert advice to gardeners throughout the UK.

Today Dobbies is one of the UK’s largest Garden Centre retailers. We have 32 Stores across Scotland, England and Northern Ireland. Naturally, we have one of the biggest and best ranges of quality plants and gardening equipment around.

You don’t have to be an avid gardener to enjoy Dobbies because, as well as having everything to make your garden grow, we have everything you need to simply relax and enjoy your garden – and much more.

Emperor Tropicals

Emperor Tropicals originated in 1983 exactly as they are today, as a fully rounded aquatic outlet. They hold a large range of fish, dry good and a great selection of aquariums. They have weekly deliveries of fish and plants sourced from all around the world. All fish are quarantined on site in their own purpose built quarantine facility ensuring the best quality livestock around. Expert advice on all things aquatic with over 30 years of aquatic experience within the shop.

Porton Garden Aquatics & Pets

Porton Garden Aquatic & Pets is a massive Garden, Pet, Reptile and Aquatic Centre, situated no more than 5 miles from Stonehenge. There is so much to see at our huge centre, and with a friendly atmosphere and warm welcome it is worth a visit.

We stock a massive range of Reptile, Fish, Pond , Dog , Cat and Small Animal dry goods along with garden plants, composts and accessories all at extremely competitive prices. We stock the entire Hugo Kamishi range for aquariums, and if we don’t have anything on shelf when you come in store we are more than happy to order it in for you.

Rats, Cats and Elephants

Rats cats and elephants the destination for all your aquatic and small pet needs; healthy fish and animals, quality equipment and food – plus expert advice.

An independent family-owned business established in 1998 – we’re proud to offer the highest standards of animal welfare – ensuring that your pets are as healthy as can be – and with many years experience and knowledge to share – you can be certain that we’ll help you to keep them healthy too!

We’re dedicated to providing a fun and exciting shopping experience to all of our customers by offering a complete selection of pet and aquatic animals, marines, tropicals, cold water, pond fish and koi quality products and accessories – at truly competitive prices and backed up by our superior customer service.

Whether you’re already a pet owner, are just starting out on your pet ‘journey’, or just need to top up your supplies, our friendly, dedicated and knowledgeable staff will be happy to guide you every step of the way.

Taverham Nursery Centre

Taverham Garden Centre is located some 6 miles to the north west of Norwich. Well known for its high quality products, extensive stock lines, unbeatable prices and first class customer services.

At the centre, you will also find twenty stores and a exclusive Country Shopping store offering both practical every-day items and unusual hard to find gifts, plus a restaurant and tea room.

Viscum Water Gardens

Viscum Water Gardens and Aquatics stock brands such as Seachem, Kent, TMC stock, Waterlife, Fluval, Juwel, Nutrafin, and King British. Over the years of trading we have built strong relationships with suppliers and should have no problem obtaining any specific brand or model of anything you might require form the aquatic industry.

Our staff have extensive knowledge and wisdom and strive to maintain our uncompromised customer- and after-sales service. We cater for everyone, from specialists to novices and our livestock ranges and fishkeeping equipment are second to none.

Wharf Aquatics Ltd

Wharf has been located on Wharf Road, Pinxton, Nottinghamshire since 1986. The shop has been on the current premises since 1996, and we have expanded twice since then.

Our current premises consists of a large dry goods area, an outdoor area for ponds and water features, a coldwater fish room, a tropical fish room, a marine section, a large quarantine room, a reptile section, an aquarium tank display area and tank workshop.

Woodcote Green Garden Centre

Woodcote Green is located just 12 miles from London on a 30 acre site with ample parking. We have over 50 years of horticultural experience & aim to provide good value & exceptional quality products across a broad range coupled with high levels of customer service. Whether you’re looking for a relaxing shopping experience in our Garden Centre, a visit to our Coffee Shop or Café or even if you would like to order from the comfort of your own armchair using our online shop, you can be sure that Woodcote Green will work hard to make your experience a memorable one.

The Abyss Aquatic Warehouse

The Abyss Aquatic Warehouse is one of those shops that you walk into and can’t help but be instantly impressed by.

They certainly have enough aquariums to keep even the most experienced fish keeper entertained with over 195 large Marine fish and Invertebrate aquariums, 72 sq ft of Coral aquariums, a 13 foot aquatic plant aquarium and over 170 large Tropical fish and Invertebrate aquariums. Keeping the vast and varied array of livestock in pristine health is no mean feat and The Abyss have a large team to do so, making sure that a friendly face is always there to help.

If you’re thinking of setting up a bricks & mortar business in the pet or aquatic field contact us and we’ll ask a rep to call by and give you some advice.