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    Flock spawn mut

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    This is the youngest tosai in my pond but has grown a couple inches longer than all other older tosai
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    I am excited about this tosai from egg to 15 inches in 8 months. hope to use as breeder breeding back to shusui. was yellow when smaller I was more excited before it turned orange.

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    Quote Originally Posted by PunaTom View Post
    I am excited about this tosai from egg to 15 inches in 8 months ....
    Wow, that's rapid growth. Must have eaten all its siblings or something. Definitely looks more like dad.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Matt24 View Post
    Wow, that's rapid growth. Must have eaten all its siblings or something. Definitely looks more like dad.
    That is fast growth for sure



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    I will be keeping this one I am very fond of it. I will breed back to shusui someday. I would like to have show quality koi but a real pain in the *** and not too likely on my budget. Koi like this are more fun for me. I will go for fast large growth with metallic colors and ginrin dorsal scales. I was more excited when this tosai was younger it was a very nice ki but got more orange as it got older. I found it very interesting that doitsu is not recessive.
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    Pretty nice for a flock spawn ! ����

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    22 inches 15 months oldName:  DSCN1988.jpg
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    mother of three inch fry already

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    wow

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    Quote Originally Posted by PunaTom View Post
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    Can I ask how you have your pond? My husband is wanting to do a pond like this! Thanks, and your koi are beautiful!

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    I was wrong about age more like 17 months old

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    Quote Originally Posted by clearcreekfish View Post
    Can I ask how you have your pond? My husband is wanting to do a pond like this! Thanks, and your koi are beautiful!

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    Its a four foot high metal catchment tank

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    found out this koi is called Doitsu Kujaku

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    Quote Originally Posted by PunaTom View Post
    found out this koi is called Doitsu Kujaku
    The amazing growth continues! And heavy as well. I thought a couple of tobi out of my 2015 spawn were doing good to be 18", but this one dwarfs them. Looks like it may blow right past 30" in a couple of years.

    It definitely has ginrin on the scales. So I was initially thinking it was a ginrin shusui. But if the skin is metallic, it would be a ginrin doitsu kujaku instead. It is a little hard to tell from the overhead pictures, but the earlier pictures from when it was 15" on its side do appear to show some shine, especially on the head.

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    Very handsome mutt!

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    The chair in the pond would feel good on a hot summer day



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    Quote Originally Posted by delbert View Post
    The chair in the pond would feel good on a hot summer day
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    Lol ... even better



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