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You might have thought you were feeding the best food? Or didn't know which one was best? Here's how to tell!


Outline Form Koi & Goldfish Nutrition
An article on Koi & Goldfish nutrition laid out in outline form. There was enough good information in this one, to move it to this site.

Koi Feeds and Feeding - Overfeeding and Underfeeding
Or even, heck, do you even need to feed, at all? Well that's dependent on how many fish you have in what size, and what type of pond.

Koi Feeds and Feeding - Color Enhancers
What they do, how they do it, what they are as far as ingredients and is there too much?

Feeds and Feeding - Koi - Earthworms and Treats Yum
Yeah you can feed Koi and pondfish some worms, and they're not expensive. In fact, superworms made my Koi very happy for a whole indoor winter. Anyway, here's the guy I get them from.

Koi Feeds and Feeding - How to Assess The Label On A Pond Fish Food
Protein and carbohydrate sources as well as some of the "tricks" of the trade are discussed. It's pretty simple.

Koi Feeds and Feeding - Food Storage Do's and Don'ts
And of course, the reasons and science of "why".

Koi Feeds and Feeding - Protein and Protein Sources in Food
What does protein do, and why is the source of the protein sort of important?

Koi Feeding - All About Cannibalism, Plus Hapless Frogs In the Diet
Frogs fall in the pond, does it matter? And when is Koi-Cannibalism such a problem?

Naturally Occurring Food in Koi and Fish Ponds
Of course none of this happens in straight sided rubber lined ponds with bottom drains, but if you have a natural pond, you're in luck!

Koi Feeds and Feeding in WARM Water
Feeding Koi in warm water is appropriate, but there are some issues to be aware of. Oxygen is one of the main ones.

Koi Feeds and Foods - Treats for Koi
Little extras and dietary supplements that are good to, and good FOR Koi and pond fish. Their FAVORITE flavor is pineapple.

Koi Feeds and Feeding - Where in the Pond to Drop the Food
Some folks learn not to drop the food near the skimmer, and how to prepare the bottom of the pond or tank for sinking pellets.

Koi Feeds and Feeding - Fats, Carbs and Vitamins
Carbs, Fats and Vitamins are all important in a feed, here's how to identify them in the list and interpret their purposes and amounts.

Koi & Goldfish Feeding - The Best Common Questions
Questions like "What SHOULD we bee feeding our fish" and other specific answers people want.

Cold Water Feeding of Koi and Goldfish In Ponds
When water gets cold, "good" bacteria slow down, and Koi metabolism slows, too. How to feed in cold water, and when to stop.

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Johnson Vet Services
Welcome to Johnson Vet Services in Marietta, Georgia. You can "meet" me and my clinic via this link. Will not function as a means of consultation.
Doc's Book
"Koi Health & Disease" my second book title. It's a thick book with Koi and pond fish disease information and "how to" instructions on bringing Koi back to health.
What Is In That Food?
KoiFoods.com is a site that impartially looks at the ingredient lists of various foods. Some are amazing. Some are shite. There's a section in there to help you assess foods the same way.

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