Qs from Newbie Pond/Koi keeper - Att: Kelly

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Qs from Newbie Pond/Koi keeper - Att: Kelly

Post by Koi-L » Fri, 02 Jun 2006 11:58:08



Not if your name is CArol Gulley. She don't need any stinking scope to
see the sites onher fish. Scopes are for common folks not gurus like
her..........
Yea, kill file me, Koi-Lo, Charlie, Cathy Lee, I have a heap of nyms I
use to evade dumbasses.........

Regards

carol aka koi lo



Quote:
>><>>I did catch my 8 inch koi to take a look at her, and there were no
>><>>obvious lesions or visible parasites on her body.  Here's hoping....
>><>>
>><>>Kelly
>><>
>><>It takes a microscope to see most of the koi parasites, and even than some
>><>are so tiny that you've got to know what you're doing and what you're
>><>looking for. I think you're just suffering new-pond-cycle syndrome.
>><>
>><>I liked Hal's idea with the kiddy pool + plants. Any possible way you could
>><>do that?
>><>
>><>Keep us posted, and don't mind the resident troll, use your killfilters.
>><> ~ jan
>><>--------------
>><>See my ponds and filter design:
>><>www.jjspond.us
>><>
>><>        ~Keep 'em Wet!~
>><>     Tri-Cities WA    Zone 7a
>><>         To e-mail see website

 
 
 

Qs from Newbie Pond/Koi keeper - Att: Kelly

Post by Koi-L » Fri, 02 Jun 2006 11:58:52


Eggs all over is a sure sign of carol gulley aka koi lo getting in yur
pond and having an ***. She throws eggs all over the polace. Not her
own eggs as she was neutered years back , thanks be to allah she is is
not able to breed, and I think she ws castrated at the request of her
motor cycle gang, but anyhow she squeezes the eggs out of dead carp in
her ponds and fantasizes about spawning with nature and cloneing the
world......Thats why she is so obsessed with sock puppets.



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>><>
>><>> ============================
>><>> This is an excellent idea if they have the space.  These pools are only $10
>><>> and last for a at least a year.  That would give them time to dig their
>><>> larger pond and get a good size bunch of plants going.  The scratching would
>><>> have me concerned. Since losing almost every koi I had to ulcer disease a
>><>> few years back, I'm a bit paranoid about parasites now.....
>><>
>><>
>><>The problem I have is nitrite.... not nitrate as Hal said.
>><>
>><>I have the top of the biological filter/waterfall planted full of
>><>plants.  I also have two baskets of plants in the pond.  I also have
>><>oxygenators in the bottom of the pond.  These include:
>><>
>><>Pennywort
>><>Water hyacinth
>><>Water Parsley
>><>Water mint
>><>Ogon Sweetflag
>><>
>><>and a few others I forget the names of!
>><>
>><>
>><>I also have something else today that has complicated my situation.
>><>
>><>My largest koi is apparently female because there are thousands of eggs
>><>suddenly covering the sides and plants of my
>><>pond!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
>><>
>><>How do I get rid of them?
>><>I tried scraping them off but this just makes a mess, and I don't want
>><>to ruin the water any more.  The eggs are REALLY stuck on the sides and
>><>are hard to come off.  Should I just leave them?
>><>
>><>I don't know if my other fish are old enough to fertilize.  They are
>><>only 4 inches long.
>><>
>><>HELP!
>><>
>><>Kelly

 
 
 

Qs from Newbie Pond/Koi keeper - Att: Kelly

Post by Charl » Fri, 02 Jun 2006 22:13:33


Carol uses Randys "eggs" since she can't make her own......since she
got castrated.



Quote:


>><>
>><>>Eggs all over is a sure sign of carol gulley aka koi lo getting in yur
>><>>pond and having an ***. She throws eggs all over the polace. Not her
>><>>own eggs as she was neutered years back , thanks be to allah she is is
>><>>not able to breed, and I think she ws castrated at the request of her
>><>>motor cycle gang, but anyhow she squeezes the eggs out of dead carp in
>><>>her ponds and fantasizes about spawning with nature and cloneing the
>><>>world......Thats why she is so obsessed with sock puppets.
>><>
>><>Eggs?
>><>
>><>>


>><>>>><>
>><>>>><>> ============================
>><>>>><>> This is an excellent idea if they have the space.  These pools are only $10
>><>>>><>> and last for a at least a year.  That would give them time to dig their
>><>>>><>> larger pond and get a good size bunch of plants going.  The scratching would
>><>>>><>> have me concerned. Since losing almost every koi I had to ulcer disease a
>><>>>><>> few years back, I'm a bit paranoid about parasites now.....
>><>>>><>
>><>>>><>
>><>>>><>The problem I have is nitrite.... not nitrate as Hal said.
>><>>>><>
>><>>>><>I have the top of the biological filter/waterfall planted full of
>><>>>><>plants.  I also have two baskets of plants in the pond.  I also have
>><>>>><>oxygenators in the bottom of the pond.  These include:
>><>>>><>
>><>>>><>Pennywort
>><>>>><>Water hyacinth
>><>>>><>Water Parsley
>><>>>><>Water mint
>><>>>><>Ogon Sweetflag
>><>>>><>
>><>>>><>and a few others I forget the names of!
>><>>>><>
>><>>>><>
>><>>>><>I also have something else today that has complicated my situation.
>><>>>><>
>><>>>><>My largest koi is apparently female because there are thousands of eggs
>><>>>><>suddenly covering the sides and plants of my
>><>>>><>pond!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
>><>>>><>
>><>>>><>How do I get rid of them?
>><>>>><>I tried scraping them off but this just makes a mess, and I don't want
>><>>>><>to ruin the water any more.  The eggs are REALLY stuck on the sides and
>><>>>><>are hard to come off.  Should I just leave them?
>><>>>><>
>><>>>><>I don't know if my other fish are old enough to fertilize.  They are
>><>>>><>only 4 inches long.
>><>>>><>
>><>>>><>HELP!
>><>>>><>
>><>>>><>Kelly