Koi

Koi

A Complete Guide to Their Care and Color Varieties

Book - 2015
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Keeping koi (often called "living jewels") in top-quality condition takes dedication and year-round care, but it is a challenge that thousands of koi enthusiasts are happy to accept in pursuit of perfection. They are a fiercely devoted group willing to spend hundreds, sometimes thousands of dollars to nurture, show and build their collection.

Written by a team of international experts, Koi: A Complete Guide to their Care and Color Varieties contains information and advice that incorporates the latest developments in koi research.

Topics include:

Purchasing koi Body conformation, deportment, color, pattern, and quality The koi pond, including technology, like de-icers and warming tents Water quality and filtration Koi physiology, disease prevention, and good nutrition Showing koi, how to achieve optimal health, color and shine Breeding Designing and building a pond Identifying the many varieties of koi.

This book fulfils the need for a reasonably priced and up to date, expert guide on keeping koi. It is essential selection for all enthusiasts, from excited beginners to koi kichi ("koi crazy").

Publisher: Richmond Hill, Ontario ; Buffalo, NY : Firefly Books, 2015
ISBN: 9781770855199
177085519X
Characteristics: 256 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Call Number: 639.37483 BRE

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