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    Yes, great tool. Took me awhile, but I finally...

    Yes, great tool. Took me awhile, but I finally mastered bagging. Will send Pops for castration.
  2. Thread: Flashback on KP

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    That will be a great trip. You are always welcome...

    That will be a great trip. You are always welcome at our home...and no work required. Would love to me your lovely bride. Dad and Mom welcome also.
  3. Thread: Neutralize PP

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    Have you confused PP - potassium permanganate -...

    Have you confused PP - potassium permanganate - with SP - sodium permanganate?
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    I will never use MinnFinn or recommend it to...

    I will never use MinnFinn or recommend it to anyone. It is more caustic than ACID. I posted on another thread that the bottle I had stored inside, temp controlled, ate through the bottle and my hard...
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    I've had the same experience. Well done, Kat.

    I've had the same experience. Well done, Kat.
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    I wouldn't be so quick to euthanize. However, it...

    I wouldn't be so quick to euthanize. However, it might have broken back from the jump. Just give it a little more time before jumping in to putting it down. Just my HO.
  7. Thread: Dead Fish

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    Yes, No salt (over .1) with ProFormC. Why your...

    Yes, No salt (over .1) with ProFormC. Why your pond lady said to add ProFormC is beyond me...That is a parasite treatment, and none were identified. First things first...get your water parameters...
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    To answer your question directly...Yes. Is it...

    To answer your question directly...Yes. Is it cost effective? No. Is it a sure cure all? IMHO, No. Would I use it? No

    There is a thread here...very long...but worth taking a look.
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    They sell small feed pods for vacation feeding....

    They sell small feed pods for vacation feeding. Why not leave them where they are with one of the pods? I also raised betas and I don't think plants are enough to keep the males away from each other.
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    I noticed the notches, too, which is a sign of...

    I noticed the notches, too, which is a sign of Costia. You can go to .6 salt OR get the salt below .1 and use ProFormC. You cannot use the ProFormC with salt. Costia is known to like the gills which...
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    I looked at the video twice and didn't see...

    I looked at the video twice and didn't see anything unusual except not much movement in the gill plate. The erratic swimming could be swim bladder, but that wouldn't cause quick death. I don't think...
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    I would be concerned about using bleach and then...

    I would be concerned about using bleach and then putting it into the pond...unless you use a dechlor. I've only used the PP method.
  13. You're really on a roll tonight. :rolleyes:

    You're really on a roll tonight. :rolleyes:
  14. Thread: Koi has sores!

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    Never heard of it. Never used it. Can't say your...

    Never heard of it. Never used it. Can't say your Dad's friend is right or wrong.

    A google search gave me this: Seachem StressGuard™ is the premium slime coat protection product. StressGuard™ will...
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    Come on guys...:catfight: :uggg: Not needed when...

    Come on guys...:catfight: :uggg: Not needed when someone needs help.
  16. Thread: Koi has sores!

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    [/COLOR] Really doesn't matter who said...

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    Really doesn't matter who said what. The important part is those are ULCERS, as highlighted in Red, and need to be treated ASAP. The gill cover doesn't have much flesh. So if the...
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    I see some serious problems with the block wall....

    I see some serious problems with the block wall. 1) None of the block are tied together - overlapped. 2) Most of the blocks are narrow - not that is inherently bad, but it does require more attention...
  18. Thread: Koi has sores!

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    Bunyip...where did Cindy say all that? Definitely...

    Bunyip...where did Cindy say all that? Definitely an ulcer. Haven't done much treating on no scale fish...make that none.
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    She does look a little lopsided, but don't know...

    She does look a little lopsided, but don't know that it's a tumor.
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    Absolutely stunning. Can't believe your azaleas...

    Absolutely stunning. Can't believe your azaleas are still or just blooming. Ours were long gone in March. Now it's hot, so everything is about cooked. :D:
  21. Now that was a real deal.

    Now that was a real deal.
  22. Thread: Worms!!!!!!!!!

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    I think you've found more "things" in a week than...

    I think you've found more "things" in a week than I've seen in 8 years. And that's on my fish and many pond calls I've made over the years. Hope you get them all.
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    ProFormC - twice according to label and then add...

    ProFormC - twice according to label and then add the Prazi with the last ProFormC treatment is a "shotgun" treatment for most parasites. However, you don't know that you have any. That protocol is...
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    Any possibility the rubbing is spawning activity?...

    Any possibility the rubbing is spawning activity? I would not treat the pond if you don't know why or what you are treating.
    Your Ammo should be zero. Even though it's not much, maybe that is the...
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    Can't answer your ?? about winter. Others will...

    Can't answer your ?? about winter. Others will respond to that. There is a very extensive plumbing sticky here where you can tally all the fittings, pipe sizes, length of run and determine the head -...
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    That's not a lot of info for us to help you. I...

    That's not a lot of info for us to help you. I assume you had fish in the pond for years and then added new ones. You could have brought in parasites or there were bacteria in the pond that the new...
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    WoW....now that's a pond.

    WoW....now that's a pond.
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    Never heard of it.

    Never heard of it.
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    I once asked Sandy Yosha, a highly qualified Koi...

    I once asked Sandy Yosha, a highly qualified Koi Vet, if taking a look see at a fecal sample was of any value. She said NO. Keep in mind that there are good bacteria in the gut - our Koi and ours. We...
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    Sticky: I can't quite read what is on the plaque. Can...

    I can't quite read what is on the plaque. Can someone translate for me please. I don't know that Rudy was very religious in the .... what's the word ... traditional sense. But in his heart, mind and...
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    If it's consistent, I would not try to change it....

    If it's consistent, I would not try to change it. You will just be chasing it forever and causing stress for your koi.
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    I concur with Cindy and Graham. No parasite I've...

    I concur with Cindy and Graham. No parasite I've ever seen.
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    Don't have any better suggestions than what Cindy...

    Don't have any better suggestions than what Cindy said. Hope they all make it.
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    I posted or thought I did twice. :D: Looks like...

    I posted or thought I did twice. :D: Looks like they are having fun, but I did think that was a lot of fish in the tank. :yes: Glad it's only temporary.
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    I didn't want to say it. :D:

    I didn't want to say it. :D:
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    Rotifers are pretty common in a pond and not...

    Rotifers are pretty common in a pond and not harmful to the fish. Take a look at these. ...
  37. Thread: Its BACK!!

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    Will it come back? Maybe...maybe not, but you...

    Will it come back? Maybe...maybe not, but you might need to watch out for :police:
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    I would not be counting on a refund. They might...

    I would not be counting on a refund. They might say they will, but then try and get it.
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    That's a beautiful setting. I love wildlife, but...

    That's a beautiful setting. I love wildlife, but that's a little more than I could handle. :D: We had a mink farm not too far from us where I grew up in Ohio. Always seemed to be one or two that got...
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    You seem to be more than willing to part with...

    You seem to be more than willing to part with more money....much more than I would. :D: Here's my suggestion. Let THEM pay for a new drop in liner - as long as they can give the proper dimensions....
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    You are really going after that bird. Hope he...

    You are really going after that bird. Hope he decides it's too much trouble. We had one once...came up to the pond. We took down the shade cloth for the winter so I think he couldn't see the pond...
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    It's not just a matter of height, but the volume...

    It's not just a matter of height, but the volume of water flowing. My waterfall is 3 ft high, but low flow so it's not too loud.
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    Started raining last night and hasn't stopped....

    Started raining last night and hasn't stopped. Pretty heavy right now, but no winds.
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    Sticky: I wanted to do what you did when I was a kid, but...

    I wanted to do what you did when I was a kid, but didn't. Took me 50 years to finally dig a hole.
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    There is a great thread on how to prepare posted...

    There is a great thread on how to prepare posted by my dear friend LeeB. I'll try and find it.

    Got...
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    I was/am very happy with my demand feeder. Didn't...

    I was/am very happy with my demand feeder. Didn't take 20 minutes for one of the koi to figure out how to pull. Funny thing is, the rest seem to rely on her to pull - which she does even when she...
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    :humble2::yo:

    :humble2::yo:
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    That's good news. You can help me clean up the...

    That's good news. You can help me clean up the aftermath while you're up here on vacation. :D:
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    Sticky: Yes, I noticed that, too. Welcome to our...

    Yes, I noticed that, too. Welcome to our kids...the future of the hobby. :D: I have seen several over the years start out as kids, mature and grow into adults and still in the hobby. It's a good...
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    Yes, on the salt paste. I use 1 Tablespoon kosher...

    Yes, on the salt paste. I use 1 Tablespoon kosher salt and 1 teaspoon water. That's 3 parts salt to 1 part water. Let it sit a few minutes for the salt to dissolve. Then just put a 1/4 or 1/2 tsp of...
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