The Valentini Puffer is also known as the Saddle Valentini Puffer, Valentini’s Sharpnose Puffer, Black Saddled Toby or Saddled Toby.
They are white with small brown dots and yellow fins. There are also four brown markings across the top of the body that looks like paint dripping. Like all the other puffers they lack pelvic fins and us the pectoral fins to move around in the tank. They have a beak like mouth that helps them crush food. When they become stressed or threatened they will puff up to double their size. This is a defense mechanisms to scare away the predators. They should be kept in a fish only tank that is 30 gallons or larger. They will do well with tangs and non-aggressive triggerfish. Once acclimated to your tank they will eat a variety of meaty marine food consisting of squid, krill, shrimp, clams and other meaty food.
Approximate Purchase Size: Small; 1" to 2" Medium; 2" to 3" Large; 3" to 4"
General Shipping Policies
Free shipping only applies to non-livestock items.
Free shipping on products occurs after your cart reaches $399 before taxes.
Some items do not qualify for free shipping and to contribute to the $399 minimum for free shipping.
Livestock Shipping Policies
All livestock is insured and shipped with the utmost in care utilized high quality packaging materials.
All livestock are acclimated to shipping environments prior to shipment.
Live Sale Shipping Policies
Shipments are aggregated on a weekly basis for sales from Monday through Sunday.
Live sale purchases are shipped out the proceeding Tuesday.
For example, products purchased during Wednesday and Thursday live sales will be shipped together on the following Tuesday.