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5 Interesting Facts About Koi Fish. If you’re thinking of adding a garden pond to your yard at home, adding some ornamental fish to your pond can make your backyard stand out form the rest of the neighborhood.

5 Interesting Facts About Koi Fish

Koi fish make one of the best pond fish to care for and make one of the best garden fish, adding a tranquil vibe to your home. Koi fish are beautiful, interesting fish with a rich history. Let’s take a look at some fascinating facts about koi fish, before you start stocking up on them in your pond. 5 Interesting Facts About Koi Fish. Sick Koi with Body Sores (Ulcers) Home » Koi Health » Sick Koi with Body Sores (Ulcers) Koi Ulcers the Causes and the Cures!

Sick Koi with Body Sores (Ulcers)

Koi ulcers are open body sores on your sick koi and pond fish. Koi ulcers are a secondary bacterial infection. Koi Sick Fish Treatment Plan. RESTRICTED PLANTS: Some states have bans on certain pond plants.

Koi Sick Fish Treatment Plan

Check the USDA Noxious Plants website prior to purchase. The buyer needs to beware of any regulations on plants that may be restricted. If your order gets confiscated by your state agriculture department we cannot be held responsible.CLIMATE VARIATIONS: We guarantee our plants will arrive alive and healthy. Ten Things You Didn’t Know About Koi Fish. 1.

Ten Things You Didn’t Know About Koi Fish

They are illegal in the state of Maine In 2014, a Maine woman had her Koi forcibly removed from her residence after a failed attempt to legalize Koi keeping in her home state. Having a Koi pond and keeping Koi fish is currently legal in 49 out of 50 states. She fought all the way to the state's supreme court, but was ultimately rejected when they upheld the lower court’s ruling. 2. Japanese koi, Goldfish for sale and Cebu. 2017 ZNA NorCal National Koi Show finds best-looking carp fish. Koi was the fish of the day at the 2017 ZNA NorCal national show at the Wyndham Garden Hotel in San Jose.

2017 ZNA NorCal National Koi Show finds best-looking carp fish

The Saturday gathering drew a crowd of enthusiasts as the decorative carp swam in several large, blue pools. Despite being small, the NorCal chapter of ZNA, the Japanese body that governs the hobby, has garnered support from other clubs in the region and it was able to hold the annual event for the 10th time, according to Don Chamberlain, secretary of the ZNA NorCal chapter. Three judges from the Netherlands, United Kingdom and Japan were at the event.

Carp. A Brief History of Koi. Koi, or Nishikigoi (Cyprinus carpio), are descendents of the common carp.

A Brief History of Koi

In nature they are brown, but through selective breeding by the Japanese, numerous colors and patterns were developed. In the 17th century Chinese rice farmers began keeping carp in their rice paddies. This practice found its way to Japan.