If you ask six people the same
question about diseases or treatments you will get six different
answers. Sorting out the facts from the fallacies can be tricky!
Don't run before you can walk. The
problem with learning the hard way is that it is usually the fish
that pays the price!
Water-testing kits, nets, first-aid.
Are you ready for problems and emergencies?
& the nitrogen cycle
Without the nitrogen cycle, koi would
slowly poison themselves - find out about this important topic.
At the heart of a pond is the
filtration system. An introduction to koi pond filtration
When health problems strike, an
early, accurate diagnosis is the most important first step.
Why do bacterial infections, such as
ulcers and fin rot, affect fish and what are the best ways to
treat them effectively?
structure, function & disease
The gill is the equivalent of the
human lung - any chemical or physical damage will have a severe
effect on fish health.
Have the fish gotten parasites
because they are ill - or are the ill because they have got
parasites? What is the fish fungus hiding?
Koi suffer can suffer from a whole
range of health problems and diseases including hypoxia, gas
bubble disease, dropsy and general lumps and bumps. more...
Often the biggest threat to health
are fish "medications" How do most of them work? Should
you treat the pond or the fish?