How to Hand Feed Koi

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Why hand feed? Hand feeding your koi or goldfish is not only great fun but can be very useful for getting close enough to the fish to allow you to inspect them for signs of injury or disease and monitor their health. If you currently feed your fish by throwing handfuls of food across the entire surface of the pond, … Read More

Koi Carp Colour Enhancing Food

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The origins of koi keeping extend back to mans fascination with the marvellous colour variants which developed naturally and were subsequently bred to produce the most exotic, colourful fish we know today. It stands to reason that an integral part of any feeding regime should include colour enhancing supplements, we want to maximise the colour of our fish, to enjoy … Read More

Koi love to eat fresh foods too

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Best fresh foods to give Nishikigoi If you want to find out how to get your koi to get more out of their diet, you should try them on raw foods. But if you are unsure where to start I will give you some hints and tips here. There are a lot of different views out there on which live … Read More