Comforting A Dying Fish – How To Help Your Pet Fish Through Their Final Days
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Comforting A Dying Fish – How To Help Your Pet Fish Through Their Final Days

Taking care of the fish in your backyard pond or aquarium is no easy task, but what’s even more difficult is watching them pass away. Fish are pets just like any other and over time they become true members of the family. So it’s natural that many people wonder how to help comfort a dying…

What Is The Rarest Koi? 12 Rare, Beautiful and Expensive Koi Varieties
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What Is The Rarest Koi? 12 Rare, Beautiful and Expensive Koi Varieties

Koi fish are among the most common and sought after types of pond fish in the world. Most varieties of koi are quite common and can even be purchased at your local fish supply store. However, many varieties of koi are rare and these are the ones considered most valuable by koi enthusiasts. The rarest…

Can Fish Eat Bread? Why This Common Food Is Killing Your Fish (And Your Pond)
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Can Fish Eat Bread? Why This Common Food Is Killing Your Fish (And Your Pond)

I have many fond memories as a child of going to the local pond with my parents and feeding ducks and other wildlife pieces of stale bread from the pantry. I know now as an adult that feeding bread to birds is bad, but what about fish? I never really considered that fish were eating…

What Does A Koi Fish Represent? The Meaning Behind The World’s Bravest Fish
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What Does A Koi Fish Represent? The Meaning Behind The World’s Bravest Fish

The koi fish, both its Japanese and “domestic” varieties, is one of the most popular and beloved kinds of fish in the world. People have these beautiful fish in their backyard ponds as well as tattooed on their bodies. But have you ever wondered what these amazing fish represent in traditional Asian culture? In traditional…

How Long Do Koi Fish Live? The Impact Of Environment, Nutrition & Lifestyle
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How Long Do Koi Fish Live? The Impact Of Environment, Nutrition & Lifestyle

Koi fish are an amazing species and a favorite of pond owners around the world. One of the key selling points for Koi is their incredible lifespan. In general, koi fish can live an average of 15-20 years assuming all their nutritional and environmental needs have been met. Well looked after koi have been known…

Will Koi Grow In A Small Pond? Yes, If You Take Care Of These 4 Things.
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Will Koi Grow In A Small Pond? Yes, If You Take Care Of These 4 Things.

Koi fish are some of the most popular fish for small ponds around the world. They’re beautiful to look at and fascinating to observe swimming around your backyard or garden pond. But many people wonder if they’ll stay that way or grow too large and need to be removed. A small pond will not affect…

Will Koi Fish Jump Out Of Your Pond? And Can You Prevent It?
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Will Koi Fish Jump Out Of Your Pond? And Can You Prevent It?

Koi are beautiful and interesting fish that are extremely popular for many reasons, including the fact that they can jump. Their jumping is very cool – but will koi fish jump out of your pond? Koi fish like to jump, and that means sometimes they will accidentally jump out of their pond. Sometimes they jump…