Monthly Archives: November 2016

Winter 2016-2017 Koi Land is open

An old friend keeps koi in her Minnesota home! It’s fascinating!

Everyone should have a koi pond...

The other weekend we brought our koi into the garage. The weather is a little cooler now and there are leaves everywhere…keeping the koi outdoors would have been a pain. We have a friend from college who helped us bring in the koi. While Rob does not keep koi, he was very good with our little collection. The koi are in a 16 x 9 x 4 swimming pool in the middle of the garage. We placed the pool on top of some insulation boarding so that the liner is not sitting on concrete.

trying to net the koi - not doing a good job trying to net the koi – not doing a good job

our friend Rob (who really should think about keeping koi) our friend Rob (who really should think about keeping koi)

Some of the larger koi were a two-man carry Some of the larger koi were a two-man carry


When we brought our koi in from the pond we noticed three koi with problems. A sanke that we had purchased in Chicago was showing signs…

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