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Koi Fish Winter Survival

Koi Fish Winter Survival

Posted on Nov 22nd 2019

Water temperatures start to decrease in the fall, and that change to cold temperatures start to slow down your pond fishes’ digestive processes. Koi and other pond fish have a hard time digesting protein when it’s cold – water temperatures below 5...
Acclimate New Koi or Fish to a New Pond

Acclimate New Koi or Fish to a New Pond

Posted on Jul 9th 2019

Properly acclimating your new koi and other fish to your pond is very important! When acclimating your new fish, the goal is to decrease the stress as much as possible. We do this by gradually allowing them to get used to your pond water’s tempe...
How many Fish is too many in my Pond?

How many Fish is too many in my Pond?

Posted on May 16th 2018

You just finished building this awesome pond and one of the first things you want to do is add some koi and other beautiful pond fish. These fish will soon turn into pets with names and are fun to watch, bringing a lot of enjoyment to your day. Whi...