Tetra is considered the largest global manufacturer of ornamental fish food and has been around since 1951. Founded in Melle, Germany, by Dr. Ulrich Baensch, Tetra’s products are now present in more than 1,000 dealers worldwide, and through their three brands, Tetra, Tetrafauna, and Tetrapond, they work to meet the needs of hundreds of thousands of hobbyists worldwide. When it comes to flake fish food, they were pioneers, revolutionizing the industry and paving the way for more people to become fish aficionados and to own aquariums.
Nowadays, the Tetra’s team of biologists, chemists, and nutritionists continues their mission of discovering the needs of fish, reptiles, amphibians, ponds, and aquatic plants to make them thrive through a long, healthy life. Tetra’s products, AquaSafe, SafeStart, ReptoHeat, ColorFusion Décor, and LED lighting, are innovative and pioneers in their field.
Tetra offers products for aquariums, ponds, and terrariums. It not only manufactures Tetra fish food but also offers aquarium kits, products for water care, aeration, and filtration, lighting decor, accessories, heaters, and replacement parts and cartridges for your tanks. As such, Tetra’s catalog includes products such as Tetra AlguMin, which fights the development of undesired algae, and Tetra AquaSafe, which makes tap water safe and reliably protects fish and plants against harmful substances contained in the water. It also includes the Tetra Easy Crystal Filter 600, the Tetra plastic aquatic plant Ambulia, for a natural aquarium decor, and the Tetra SafeStart, for an easy introduction of your fish after setting up a new aquarium. Additionally, the Tetra Vital is perfect for a natural environment, where fish can feel at ease and develop their natural coloring. All of these products are specially formulated and designed for the well-being of your fish, plants, water, and equipment.
With Tetra, seasoned hobbyists and beginners are able to enjoy a successful, life-long aquatic experience. Tetra’s innovative products are here to keep paving the way for more people to discover the marvels of fish-, reptile-, and pond-keeping.
Tetra’s passion for all-things aquatic extrapolates to everything they do - they are not only biologists, nutritionists, and chemists but also hobbyists just like you.