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How fast do tadpoles grow? by Galen Hekhuis
About a month ago I had a bulldozer and front end loader come in and scoop out a big hole in the ground. Actually, the thing looked like it had been a pond before, in that it was fairly deep and full of water. But someone had turned it in to a junk pile, with a bunch of willows and weeds...
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February 10th 06 03:31 AM
by Roy Go to last post
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Power outage - what to do? by ReelMcKoi
Koi-Lo wrote: ============================================= Would it be the heat or the stillness of the water that would do them in? Koi-Lo Real name is Carolyn Adamo Gulley 3245 North Lamar Road Mount Juliet TN 37122-7806 Phone 615-459-9345 has been caught in various vicious lies!
February 9th 06 02:08 PM
by Jürgen Exner Go to last post
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new pool pond.. by Koi-Lo
lurker wrote in message ... im making a very cheap 451 gallon pond out a kid pool dug underground..im new to this so was just wondering what kind of filtration will be needed. right now i plan on it holding 2 plecos and a bunch of apple...
February 9th 06 04:40 AM
by lurker Go to last post
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Newbie here - Water change question by Zod
Koi-Lo wrote: "Steve" wrote in message ... I alternate servicing the Fluvals, cleaning one each month so they go about 2 months. I do have to clean the intake screens at every water change due to clogging by plant...
February 8th 06 03:30 AM
by Zod Go to last post
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What names do you give your fish - if any? by cat daddy
"Koi-Lo" wrote in message ... "Gill Passman" wrote in message ... Someone recently posted that they have named their clean-up...
February 8th 06 01:03 AM
by Daniel Morrow Go to last post
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KoiZyme and Ulcers by Koi-Lo
We haven't had one case of ulcers since using KoiZyme. Does anyone still have problems with ulcers in their pond fish? Are most of you using this product to help prevent ulcers? I've seen koi for sale that have been checked for KHV and SVC at some specialty Aquarium stores. These virus diseases...
February 7th 06 08:30 PM
by Roy Go to last post
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Pond Sludge Eaters by Koi-Lo
Is anyone using these products? Do they work? Can you see a difference in the quality or clarity of the water? When do you start adding it to the pond? Which product would you recommend? -- Koi-Lo.... frugal ponding since 1995... Aquariums since 1952 My Pond & Aquarium...
February 7th 06 08:28 PM
by Roy Go to last post
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Any dis/advantage to cutting the runners on the Water Hyacinths by Bill Stock
I put a bunch of WH in the indoor pond when I brought the fish in from the cold. I started out with about half a pond full of WH. A few weeks into the experiment I checked the nutrients and everything was reading zero (N02, N03, P04, etc.) The WH were doing OK,but not thriving. So I started...
February 7th 06 03:07 AM
by Mr. Paul Go to last post
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tiger barb with bizarre problems... by ReelMcKoi
Koi-Lo wrote: "Altum" wrote in message ... Richard Sexton wrote: In article , snip We're not sure what to do....
February 7th 06 03:05 AM
by Mr. Paul Go to last post
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Splicing power cord on Submersible pump by Jackson
I installed a Little Giant NK-2 submersible pump into my pond to supply the water fall. The way the pond is constructed, I had to cut the power cord to run it through a hole in the bottom, and then splice it to power in a junction box. I was careful to seal the junction box. The pump operated...
February 7th 06 01:47 AM
by Jackson Go to last post
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question by Billy
Everything I have learned in my close to 15 years frequenting nntp servers has taught me that rule #1 in handling trolls is to ignore them. Deny them an audience, and they eventually go away. In my experience, this works in almost every case. They will usually simply seek another audience, of...
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February 5th 06 10:52 PM
by Roy Go to last post
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ooh look at the birdie by Koi-lo
Had a great white heron visit us for the past few days. I scared it away several times, but he still managed to spear 1 of the smaller koi through the netting, he just couldn't pull it out of the netting, and me running out the back door didn't give him the time to try. I can tell spring is coming...
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February 5th 06 02:39 AM
by Roy Go to last post
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Fountains & ponds by Mama Bear
Come on in! http://health.groups.yahoo.com/group/Fountains_Ponds/ -- - Mama Bear
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February 5th 06 02:04 AM
by Mama Bear Go to last post
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when to start feeding koi by Pawel
I stopped feeding my koi in a small pond in Connecticut and only watched the pond to keep it from freezing completely, recently i noticed fish are awake and swimming briskly around, shall i feed them no or wait for spring?
February 4th 06 04:00 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Lotus seed germination by S
Hi ponders! I have finally succeeded germinating lotus seeds indoors. (I used rain water + 200 W aquarium heater (90 F) and an airstone to keep the water moving). However, I need to help the seedlings get strong for the next 3-4 months indoors. What fertilizers can I use? When is it...
February 4th 06 01:14 AM
by ~ jan jjspond Go to last post
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Things you wish newbies knew. by [email protected]
Koi-Lo wrote: "Richard Sexton" wrote in message ... In article , NetMax wrote: I seen a tank full of Tropheus duboisi last week, for $11.88 cdn each ...
February 1st 06 04:11 AM
by Jürgen Exner Go to last post
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Proper way to move a fish? by [email protected]
Koi-lo wrote: ======================= At this time when I have fish to deliver in the nearby city I use a covered (but not sealed) Wal*Mart tote with 2 battery powered aerators. No gasping even on the hottest day. lies.... The point about sharp fins is appreciated. --
February 1st 06 04:01 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Proper way to move a fish? by jabriol
Koi-lo wrote: "JeffinMississippi" wrote in message ... No question I am going to have to move my Algae Eater and give him to someone who can support him, he is getting LARGE. He's close to 7-8 inches right now...
February 1st 06 03:58 AM
by jabriol Go to last post
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Planted or Mussel Seeded External Filter? by Wanda
I've been considering having a go at a biological filter/water feature using nutrient hungry plants or mussels in a resin water rapids leading into the main pond. I was wondering if anyone had particular thoughts or opinions on this? I've seen it done at a pond store & it looks effective. I thought...
January 31st 06 10:10 PM
by Koi-Lo Go to last post
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Spring on the way......... by Koi-lo
It's Jan. 30th = just 2 more months and pond season begins where I live. :-) The fish wake up and start moving around. The frogs and toads make the scene and serenade us from late afternoon into the middle of the night. It starts with the spring peepers we've heard as early as the end of Feb. We...
January 31st 06 10:06 PM
by Koi-Lo Go to last post
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