What shipping methods do you offer?
What is your refund policy?
What are your guarantees?
How long will it take to receive my order?
My order was damaged in shipping what do I do?
Is there a warranty on my plant?
Who actually delivers my order?
What happens if my order is returned to your office?
Can I track my order?
What credit cards do you accept?
Can I send cash?
I don’t live in the US – can I still order from petflytrap.com
Can I place an order by phone?
How to pay using Paypal?
I don’t feel comfortable giving my credit card info over the web. How can I place my order?
How do I order by check?
How to pay using Paypal?
Can I purchase your products for resale or in wholesale quantities?
Do you offer co-branding or private label products?
I’m doing a school project – can I use your information?
Can I get a catalog of products from you ?
What shipping methods do you offer? (back to top)
We offer several methods of shipping in order to best suit the customer:
USPS Priority Mail - USPS Priority Mail offers delivery confirmation and basic tracking ability to determine where your package is while en route. Allow 2 to 3 business days in transit once youv'e been notified of your package being shipped.
USPS Express Mail - This service is more expensive, but is guaranteed by the post office to arrive on time. Generally Express Mail is one-business-day delivery (once mailed) to most ZIP codes in the continental U.S.
Local Pickup - If you're in the Houston, Texas area, you may arrange for local pick up by calling 281-433-3290.
Local Delivery – If you would like to have your order delivered we are offering local delivery in the Houston area; please call us for a delivery quote at 281-433-3290.
We strive to ship all plant orders within 2 business days of order placement. USPS Priority Mail takes from 1-4 business days to arrive, depending on your location. Average delivery time is 2-3 business days from date of shipment to most locations in the continental U.S. However, our shipping policy may be altered depending on availability of stock, order volume or weather conditions which may adversely affect live goods in transit. Non-perishable goods such as lighting supplies, terrarium construction supplies, or custom built terrarium components may take 7-10 days to ship.
We do our best to post messages regarding any shipping policy exception on our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/petflytrap. However, rest assured that when your order is pulled for shipping, you will receive an email from PetFlyTrap.com that the order is being shipped, followed by another email directly from the US Postal Service (www.usps.com) notifying you that the package has been shipped, including any tracking number based on the service selected.
What is your refund policy? (back to top)
Refunds are offered if an order has been placed and not yet shipped. If an order has shipped, the package MUST be returned unopened (refused by customer) in order to receive a refund (less shipping fees).
If a customer receives their shipment and is not satisfied, we make every effort to correct the issue. If a refund is requested, we may elect to have the order returned in full in order to process a refund.
What are your guarantees? (back to top)
We make every effort to deliver the HIGHEST quality products to our customers. We guarantee that our plants arrive alive and the products are as described. Please note that the plant photographs shown on our web site are meant to demonstrate what the plants look like as they grow, and do not necessarily represent the size or quantity of pitchers/traps/leaves on the plants as shipped. If a plant arrives dead or destroyed due to shipping, we will promptly replace the item with an exact replacement or comparable item when the exact replacement is unavailable, provided we are notified IMMEDIATELY UPON RECEIPT of your order.
Unfortunately, due to many variables, we cannot guarantee any live plant beyond the point it reaches the customer, as we have no control over the quality of care the plant(s) receives after delivery.
In some cases, the customer may be asked to return items they are not satisfied with
How long will it take to receive my order? (back to top)
The time in transit depends on the shipping method you selected and your location in the country. Average delivery time to most locations in the continental U.S. is 2-3 business days once your order is shipped via USPS Priority Mail.
My order was damaged in shipping. What do I do? (back to top)
Contact us IMMEDIATELY via e-mail at email@example.com to arrange for a replacement, or to file an insurance claim (if insured package). You may also telephone us at (281) 433-3290.
Is there a warranty on my plant? (back to top)
We guarantee live arrival of the plants; however, due to many variables, we cannot warranty the plant once it's in your care. Please notify us IMMEDIATELY UPON RECEIPT OF YOUR ORDER if plants have been damaged in shipment.
Who actually delivers my order? (back to top)
Orders will arrive via the US Postal Service.
What happens if my order is returned to your office? (back to top)
On occasion, we receive an order back from a customer with a invalid address, or when the customer fails to claim the package.
We expect our customers to KNOW their own address and make sure their order is being delivered to an address with a valid mail receptacle, and to pick up their package when it arrives.
If a package is returned, and the customer requests redelivery, the fees for shipping will be charged to the customer for the second delivery attempt.
If a customer requests a refund due to a package being returned, we will refund the amount of products less shipping fees.
Can I track my order? (back to top)
Yes… In the email you receive from the usps.com web site when your package is shipped there will be a tracking number. This is available for all plant orders shipped via USPS Priority Mail and Express Mail. To track a package, visit www.usps.com and insert the provided tracking number in the appropriate tracking box.
What credit cards do you accept? (back to top)
We accept all major credit cards: Visa (preferred), Mastercard, American Express, and Discover. You may also pay using Paypal. To pay by check, please use the Paypal e-check feature, or contact us at 281-433-3290 for assistance. Your order will remain in pending status until your check arrives.
For paypal payments please forward the funds to orders @ petflytrap.com
Checks / Money Orders should be payable to PETFLYTRAP, and sent to:
3826 MOSSY OAKS ROAD E.
SPRING, TX 77389
Can I send cash? (back to top)
We (and the USPS) strongly discourage sending cash through the mail. We cannot be responsible for lost payments, and your order will not be shipped without being paid for.
I don't live in the US. Can I still order from petflytrap.com? (back to top)
NO. Currently we do not ship outside the U.S.
For dry goods and other plant/terrarium supplies, we may be able to offer USPS shipping options - please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call us at 281-433-3290 for a quote and to place your order.
Live goods shipping to some U.S. protectorates is available; call or email for details.
Can I place an order by phone? (back to top)
You may call 281-433-3290 between 10am and 5 pm Central Standard Time (CST) to place an order by phone.
Please have your credit card information ready, as well as the items that you are interested in ordering.
I don't feel comfortable giving my credit card info over the web. How can I place my order? (back to top)
Although we have a completely secure web site for payment processing, if you do not feel comfortable entering your credit card details you may contact us by phone at the number below to give a representative your credit card details.
We recommend that you complete an order online before calling or faxing your credit card information. During check out, select "PAY BY CHECK or MONEY ORDER" and continue to registration. This will allow the order to be completed in our automated system, resulting in accuracy while shipping, as well as expedited packaging of your order.
You may call 281-433-3290 between 10am and 5pm Central Standard Time (CST) to place an order by phone.
Please have your credit card information ready as well as the items that you are interested in.
How do I order by check? (back to top)
We recommend that you complete an order online before sending a check for payment. Go shopping in our store and select the items you would like to purchase. Continue to check out. During check out, select "PAY BY CHECK" and continue to registration. This will allow the order to be completed in our automated system, resulting in accuracy while shipping, as well as expedited packaging of your order.
If you choose to send a check without completing an online order, please insert a detailed letter of what it is you are ordering and how to contact you. Do not forget to include the exact shipping address.
You may then send a check to:
3826 MOSSY OAKS ROAD E.
SPRING, TX 77389
How do I pay using Paypal? (back to top)
We recommend that you complete an order online before sending a Paypal payment. Go shopping in our store and select the items you would like to purchase. Continue to check out. During check out, select "PAYPAL EXPRESS CHECKOUT" and continue to registration. This will allow the order to be completed in our automated system, resulting in accuracy while shipping as well as expedited packaging of your order.
You may then go to Paypal and select 'send money.' Please remit your funds to email@example.com
Please be sure to reference your order number, and include your complete contact information for verification if there are any problems processing your order.
Can I purchase your products for resale or in wholesale quantities? (back to top)
Please contact us at 281-433-3290 for information on products and prices that are available for wholesalers. You may also email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Do you offer co-branding or private label products? (back to top)
We have been approached with opportunities to develop co-branded or private label products. Please contact us with your ideas to discuss any potential project. Anything is possible!
I’m doing a school project; can I use your information? (back to top)
Yes please!! We encourage our customers and web site users to use our site as a tool for information and learning. If you are participating in a project where direct use of our published information is beneficial to you, please contact us at email@example.com for permission in writing.
Can I get a catalog of products from you ? (back to top)
Unfortunately, we no longer produce a printed catalog due to the rapid changing inventory on hand. Everything we have available currently is posted on our website.