Koi and goldfish are both popular choices for backyard ponds. The two species have a lot in common, making them great pond mates. Though many commonalities exist between
As any enthusiast knows, koi are not the aimless, unintelligent creatures that people often perceive fish to be. Because koi have well-functioning, long-term memories, as well as some
Feeding your koi and goldfish is one of the most enjoyable tasks for hobbyists. It’s a great opportunity to interact and create a bond with your pond population.
It’s important to take necessary precautions to keep your new fish and your existing pond population safe and healthy, and that involves following proper quarantine procedures.
Koi are known for being large fish. A fully grown koi can reach upwards of 24” or more, which is why it can be worrisome as a hobbyist
Most koi keepers would likely agree that keeping their koi healthy is a top priority, but parasites, bacteria, and other potential threats are always lingering around your pond,
If you’ve ever admired your pond and thought your koi could be prize-winning, you may be right. Perhaps you have a Bekko with exceptional coloring or a Kohaku
The raccoon tends to receive a mixed reputation, as some people appreciate its cuteness, while others consider it a nuisance. If you are a koi enthusiast with an