Koi

Koi Herpes Virus (KHV)

With the increased incidence of Koi Herpes Virus (KHV) in the U.S. over the last few years, we have dedicated this resource to clear up any misconceptions. What is Koi Herpes Virus (KHV)? Koi Herpes Virus (KHV) is the common name for cyprinid herpesvirus-3. It is a cousin of “carp pox,” cyprinid herpesvirus-1. Cyprinid herpesvirus-2 …

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The Princess and the Pond

In every veterinarian’s career, there will come cases that try us mentally, physically and emotionally. For us here at Aquatic Veterinary Services, we have been tested by a case that we battled for almost 6 months. What started as a simple lesion steamrolled into a serious bacteria problem for multiple large koi. Princess, a 28″ …

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How to Feed Koi

** This post contains affiliate links. ** We know koi don’t come with any feeding instructions and it’s impossible to estimate a weight for proper calories. Here is the correct method on how to feed koi. What do I feed my koi? Figuring out the right food to feed your fish can be a tricky …

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Fish of the Week: Koi

Happy President’s Day! Our fish of the week is the koi. Koi (Cyprinus carpio) Koi, a member of the carp (Cyprinidae) family, like the goldfish and zebrafish, are some of the most popular aquatic pets. Koi are kept in outdoor ponds and can be kept outdoors all year round, even in areas that are seasonally …

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