How to Secure your Koi Pond from Predators

A bird eating a koi carp

Keeping koi is certainly a challenge. Aside from creating an ideal and stable aquatic environment for them to thrive in, keeping koi healthy and protected from predators are additional tasks that need to be undertaken seriously on a regular basis. Unfortunately, the koi’s bright colors can easily attract predators. Against the green pond background, koi […]

Koi Ponds Tips – Water Chemistry and Oxygen Levels

Waterfall aerating a koi pond

Water quality is a very important factor in creating an ideal condition for the inhabitants of a koi pond. The condition of the water in the pond strongly influences the koi’s health and well-being. Poor water quality paves the way for various health problems that can endanger the pond inhabitants. With proper care and foresight, […]

Koi Pond Maintenance

Koi pond maintenance

So, you’ve finished building a koi pond, waited for things to settle down, planted your plants, added your fish, and now it’s time to relax, right? Wrong! While koi carp are not necessarily among the most time consuming of pets to keep, nevertheless, they do require regular care and attention to keep them healthy, over […]

How to Build a Koi Pond: Step-by-step

Koi pond

A good koi pond design will consider a variety of different factors, including aesthetic appearance, good filtration, ease of maintenance and of course, ensuring that your pond is fit to support life and keep your koi healthy. The exact design of your pond is a matter of personal choice, but ensuring that you account for […]

Pond Design: How to Design a Koi Pond

Koi pond waterfall

While keeping koi carp doesn’t have to be difficult, getting the design of your pond right and ensuring that it is suitable for koi is really important. There is much more to building a good koi pond than simply digging a hole in the ground and filling it with water! However you wish to set […]