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Koi Health

Koi Health

Koi Health Koi are beautiful ornamental fishes that come in a variety of colors and are comparatively easier to take care of. Unlike other breeds of ornamental fishes, the koi are self-regulating and, thus, require little care. Despite being low-maintenance, however, it must be noted that there are still certain precautions that must be observed considering that a garden pond and/or fish tank is very different from a koi’s natural habitat. Here are some tips to help you keep your koi in good health: Keep Your Koi Pond Water Clean for Koi Health Unlike in natural water environments, garden ponds

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3 Things to Watch out for – Koi Fish Disease

3 Things to Watch out for – Koi Fish Disease

Deciding to take care of koi fishes means being willing to know how to identify and treat common koi fish diseases. The good news is that koi fishes are very resilient, so they are less susceptible to contracting diseases. All the same, koi enthusiasts – beginner or otherwise – need to have an idea of koi fish diseases exposed. Koi Fish Diseases Exposed: How To Know If Your Koi Fishes Are Infected If your koi fishes are from good stock and if your koi pond is well-maintained, then your koi fishes will likely grow and stay healthy. Unfortunately, sudden changes

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What do koi fish eat

What Do Koi Fish Eat?

Do Koi Fish Eat Pond Slime? So What Is In A Koi’s Diet This is a question most marine beginners ask on their entry to fish health care, especially when they see the rich, colorful fins of these particularly domesticated vertebrates. Watching these lively fishes swim in the water is a scene kids and adults alike find fascinating. People generally can’t completely cut their ties with the Earth, and they put little pockets of nature even in the comforts of their own city home. One such example to make humans feel as if they are a part of Mother Nature’s

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Prevent koi pond algae

Prevent Koi Pond Algae

Learn About Preventing Algae In Your Koi Pond Algae is a big problem for new koi pond owners. Algal bloom causes the dreaded green water. Which coincides with an increase in koi diseases in your pond.

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What’s In The Water Of Your Koi Pond?

What’s In The Water Of Your Koi Pond?

Your Koi Pond Water Content May Determine If Your Koi Live Or Die! So you bought a brand spanking new water testing kit in the hopes of drastically improving your koi pond’s overall quality. There’s just one problem though… Do you really know what you should be testing for? Before you can figure out if there is anything wrong with your koi’s water, you probably need to know what should be in there. Knowing crucial components of your koi pond water content will help you gauge whether your koi pond is okay or do you need to treat the pond water. What’s In The

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A Guide to Koi Pond Care for Beginners

A Guide to Koi Pond Care for Beginners

A Guide to Koi Pond Care for Beginners Starting a new koi pond can seem like a bit of a daunting task.  There are so many things to learn and a dozen or so fish lives depending on your success. It can be honestly downright scary!  Luckily, there are plenty of resources at your disposal to assist you in creating the perfect koi environment and care routine.  Welcome to our guide to koi pond care for beginners! Tips and Tricks So, assuming you already have the physical pond ready to go (if not, click here to be taken to our

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Koi Holding Tanks

Koi Holding Tanks

Koi Holding Tanks Holding tanks, also known as quarantine tanks, are used to keep fish outside of their pond for a brief period of time. When done properly, using holding tanks can make a massive difference in the overall health of your tank and help prevent the spread of disease or increased stress. Let’s look at the how, why, and when of koi holding tanks and how to properly set up and maintain one! SC Aquariums 150 Gallon Starfire Glass Aquarium 60x24x24 12mm Eurobraced with Built-in Overflow Box This really is a great tank for it’s size and build you

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Best Koi Pond Drum Filters

The Meaning Of Koi

What Do You Mean? The Meaning Of Koi Among the reasons behind the koi fish’s popularity is the rich symbolisms associated with it and its place in myths and legends. In fact, the attributes that the koi fishes symbolize is the main reason why it can rake up very high prices among companies, especially those owned by Asian businessmen. That said, in today’s article I will talk about the meaning of koi and myth. After all, knowing the koi’s place in the Asian imagination will help you understand how the koi managed to move from being a food source to

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