Jun 27
2012

High water temperatures are a constant concern for people who own ponds in southern climates. Summer heat in Michigan and other northern climates can be no joke for koi other pond fish if air¬†temperatures exceed 95′ F for a prolonged period of time. Fortunately for us in the north evening temperatures can offer a brief
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May 25
2012

These butterfly koi are hungry for more! Even with the best food (like ours) do not overfeed. But how can you resist when your buddies are begging for more? You can feed once or twice a day as much as they will eat in 5 minutes. They are not starving, they are actually training us
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May 23
2012

I should have had a camera today. We cleaned a pond in Detroit and saw a beautiful Asagi. Nicely reticulated scales. Great shape, and well marked. I let the owner know what a beautiful fish it was. I also told her how much the 12-14 inch beauty was worth. I hope to get back there and
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May 08
2012

  Butterfly koi eggs pictured here are 2 days old. Spread in masses by the female on the roots of floating plants, the pond wall, and sometimes on string algae. They are sticky when deposited then harden off. Look closely at the picture to see the eggs that are stuck to the roots of the
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