July 2016

Photos from http://www.fcps.edu/ Koi, or Nishikigoi, are quickly becoming popular in the United States. However, few know of thier origins. The first Koi were produced by breeding Carp such as the Asian and German Carp. After years of selective breeding, various color mutations started showing up. The first color patterns were recorded as early as 1805.…

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Koi worth thousands stolen from car dealership Koi worth thousands stolen from car dealership Excerpt found at http://bc.ctvnews.ca/ Published Friday, July 29, 2016 5:19PM PDT Last Updated Friday, July 29, 2016 5:23PM PDT The owner of a Vancouver used car dealership is offering a reward after koi fish were stolen from his pond. Surveillance video captured…

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Excerpt found at http://www.irishexaminer.com/ Friday, July 29, 2016 Sean O’Riordan Mystery surrounds how a koi carp fish ended up in a fast-flowing, normally shallow Cork river and how it survived after being attacked by birds and territorially aggressive brown trout. Measuring the koi carp which was found during a fisheries census of the Glashaboy river in…

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