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Koi fish are a species of domesticated carp and come in a variety of colors. They are a popular fish to have in large ponds and can grow to be very large.
Koi Tattoos: According to Japanese legend, if a koi succeeded in climbing the falls at a point called Dragon Gate on the Yellow River, it would be transformed into a dragon. Based on that legend, it became a symbol of worldly aspiration and advancement. More generally, the Japanese associate koi (a…
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very generally, they represent good luck in japan. in china different numbers of fish, including koi, represent different kinds of luck i.e. 9 koi or 9 fish, means good financial luck.  AnswerIn Japan, the symbolism of koi fish depends on their color.Yamabuki: The gold fish represents (of cour…
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Answer Feel the head and cheeks. If it feels like sandpaper, it's a male. You may not be able to feel this until spring time though. A female koi will feel slippery during breeding season. also most males are longer and more slender and the females carry eggs and they wil have a "bulge" near th…
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There aren't any specific or concrete meanings for certain tattoo symbols. For example: A cross to some may be just be a cross. But to others, there's a religious meaning Check out tattoo symbols online.But remember, sometimes a rose is just a rose. It doesn't mean or symbolize anything!  Spar…
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Location of a Koi Fish Tattoo Here are opinions and answers from FAQ Farmers: I have a friend that has one that stretches all the way down his left side, so you can get one anywhere. According to Japanese legend if a koi succeeded in climbing the falls at a point called Dragon Gate on the…
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the koi fish turns into a dragon, according to Japanese folklore. Koi Dragon TattooThe koi fish in Japanese folklore represents the overcoming of obstacles, because the koi fish travels up the yellow river and when it comes to the end of the river it transforms into the dragon; thus overcoming the…
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Koi Dragon Tattoo The koi fish in Japanese folklore represents the overcoming of obstacles, because the koi fish travels up the yellow river and when it comes to the end of the river it transforms into the dragon; thus overcoming the adversity represented by the strong river to fufill its own destin…
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a horse is considered to be a symbol of freedom, and power. An Arabian horse is usually associated with "black stallion". These horses are special in their abilities to go long journeys with no water. The black stallion symbol represents endurance and strength. To some it may mean protection because…
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Answer 2yes you can . you can do whatever you want too do . you have too get creative that's the fun part of tattoos there your own . try this : try overlapping the Phoenix with the koi fish make it look the like Phoenix is shooting out of the water with a twig of cherry blossoms in its mouth  …
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Answer Dogs symbolize many things in different countries so it's difficult to give you any specifics on this. Please go onto www.google.com and type in: What do dogs symbolize in different countries. Also, it symoblizies man's best friend! (as you should know the saying!)
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Some Betta fish will only eat pebbles, or only eat flakes. My betta only eats flakes, however, grinding the flakes too small makes the water too dirty, so then you have to wash the tank, but the fish doesnt really like it when you change the water, so it makes s/he unhappy. dont overfeed your fish,…
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I have an incomplete answer for this. I just got a tattoo of a koi fish that I designed (without the spot). I got it done in Japan and the tattoo artist decided to add it. He explained to me that it when a koi fish gets older...something something...and that it was very japanese. I has something to …
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The yin yang symbol symbolizes good and bad. Unknown to most, the black side is actually the good side and the white side is the bad side.
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In Japanese, both the words for 'carp' and 'love' are pronounced 'koi'. therefore the koi fish can be a symbol of friendship.
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Answer Have you tried google images? though you can find in google images but they are more generic Koi Tattoo images. check it in the related links below. i have just come across one.
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Yin-Yang is cosmic duality. Yin (black side) and Yang (the white) represent contrasts to express completeness. So: dark and light; male and female; positive and negative, heaven and hell... the small dots of opposite colour in each side represent mutual dependence so that opposing forces are not in …
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ANSWER They are believed to have originated from Eastern Asia. Earliest records of Koi have been found in China and have been widely spread in Korea and Japan.
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A Japanese Koi is said to represent a person being a non-conformist - like a fish swimming upstream against the current. It is also thought to represent strength in the time of adversity as the fish swims upstream over rocks and underwater obstacles.
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Answer not a lot just take a little that fills the top of your finger Answer An adult koi should be fed about one gram of dry pellets a day. Never feed more than they will eat in five minutes.
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The Koi fish is symbolic in the Buddhist Religion, representing courage. Humans 'swim' through the 'ocean of suffering' with fear, just like a fish swims through water. The Koi is symbolic with family. On Childrens Day Koi flags are raised, Black Koi the father, Orange/Red mother, Blue/white fo…
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) Veggie matter! :) Whether in pellets, flakes, or just raw vegetables (best) it doesn't matter! A Fightn' Fish Fact- peas(with their outer shell removed) are good for the swim bladder! ;)
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because of koi what do they eat that all i want to n o
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If they are bullfrog tadpoles, usually yes
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Koi is a domesticated carp and looks more or less like a wild carp. Koi, however, are generally smaller than wild carp and have been bred so that they are most well viewed from the top. They tend to be not so deep from the dorsal to pectral fins as wild carp. Neither koi nor wild carp stop growing, …
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The color of a koi fish relates to the family that they belong to. The blue koi fish is known as the asagi, the ogon is gold or orange, and bekko are white, yellow, and red.
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Black= babyorange= kidorange+white= teen/adultWhite= Elderly (most likely 2 die)
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The clearest answer to this is that sailors would get a sparrow on each shoulder for crossing both the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans respectively. Also, sailors would often get a sparrow for every 5,000 nautical miles traveled. They also were to serve as good luck so sailors would get them for this pu…
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Being that there are no blue koi in nature, it's simply a color choice.
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The symbol of the fish represents fertility, femininity, eternity, creativity, happiness, good luck, knowledge/wisdom, as well as transformation. However, certain fish also have specific meanings.
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Your either gay or a loving and caring person.
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they are identical in appearance,but females grow larger.
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In summertime, all you need is a pump to circulate the oxygen. Remember to clean the pump out, too. In the wintertime, get an oxygen circulater so the fish can survive below the ice. Don' t be too worried about feeding them while on vacation. All you have to do is feed them extra before you leave an…
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Flow and harmony
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Nothing you can do except transferring them to a large tub with a bubbler for oxygen.
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A red star tattoo represents a nautical symbol of the North Star and a safe return home. wrong i golden star represents the north star, if you mean the red star that rage against the machien uses it is red for the blood of all the people that have died for what they belive in and the red star is u…
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What do the colors on a koi fish symbolize
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The average lifespan is around 60 years if proper care is given. Some can live even longer, The world record Koi lived to be 226 years old.
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It really does not mean anything in particular if a dragon tattoo is facing left or right. It is basically just a matter of personal preference.
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Answer The truth and the promise of eternal life and the ability to provide both. Answer Because Christianity, in a way, has nothing to do with 'Religion'. When he walked on earth, Jesus was an amazing guy, but, again, shunned the religious piety of the day. Let me explain more fully: Too ma…
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A Koi can be kept in a large tank with a power filter, it will grow as big as the tank!! No, it will not eat other fish, but it will torment them. Hope this helps.Newfieman Koi will only play with the fish, some people look at it as picking on them but they only play. Sometimes the other fish dislik…
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it represnts love A Red Koi represents the strength and masculinity. The Color red is always associated with bravery and energy. The Red Koi fish is considered to be the strongest and can swim opposite to the strongest currents of the river. check this site to see what each of the colors of Koi re…
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I believe it is an anchor.
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Koi: There is a Japanese/Nihongo myth that says if a koi fish is capable of climbing the walls of a waterfall, a point called "Dragon Gate of Yellow River" that it would be transformed into a dragon. So, in essence, the Koi fish tattoo is supposed to symbolize advertisement and aspiration. The koi a…
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It means peace and harmony
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You can print out any image from the Internet with a printer
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Before you can get into the what the color means, you need to understand the meaning of what a koi fish tattoo is. Koi themselves are a symbol of strength and face danger with out fear. It is said that in Japan's Yellow River the koi's swim upstream to a waterfall. Most koi turned around and swim ba…
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Koi fish are a symbol of good fortune. The direction they are swimming has to do with the wearer's personality. Upstream means that one has an outgoing personality, whereas downstream symbolizes more introverted. Cherry blossoms symbolize life, and how it is ever changing. When done properly, there…
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Answer In Ancient Chinese legend, a tale has it that any Koi fish that overcame the turbulent,dangerous waters of the falls at Dragon gate would be transformed into a dragon. The Koi fish in tattoo imagery is said to show courage and the ability to overcome difficulty with strength and determin…
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answer IF YOUR LIKE ME AND CANT DRAW FOR THE LIFE OF YOU AND WANT IT TOO LOOK MORE REALISTIC RATHER THAN COMPUTERIZED . GO TOO YOUR TATTOO ARTIST AND DESCRIBE TOO HIM WHAT YOU WANT TRY TOO EXPLAIN IT TOO HIM AS DETAILED AS YOU CAN. I DO THAT WITH ALL MY TATTOOS IT ALWAYS COMED OUT HOW I WANT IT E…
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yes, koi fish do bring good luck thats would i'v heard but if u would like to adopd a koi fish there usally found in ponds and other areas
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I believe the record is 43 years but 10-15 is not uncommon with proper care. However some bad owners leave fish with other people and in lockers and the poor fish never even makes it home. Some of these owners include sammy.
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The sparrow and star tattoo symbolizes lost love or love that is lost to death. It can also symbolize the loss of a dream. The swallow and star can also symbolize a long journey over the ocean.
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The black koi fish represents males, the sun, and evil.White koi fish represent females, the moon, and good.
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What dose a purple and white koi fish meaning
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Spawnings in koi ponds will occur spontaneously, provided sexually mature males and felames are present, water temp and light levels have been high and long enough "degree days", and there is a medium within which eggs can be laid and fertilized. However, many spawnings go unnoticed, because the pa…
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not sure but id like an answer to this quistion too umm im know koi fish are sacred in japinese culture i think it all depends the way some one looks at it like it may not be sacred to the culture itsself but it may be important to a Korean individual or familynot sure but id like an answer to this …
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The fish is sometimes used as a symbol of fertility, as Jacob blessed his grandchildren Ephraim and Menashe in Genesis 48:16 "and let them grow into a multitude like fish in the midst of the earth."
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A bamboo tattoo symbolizes the bamboo plant's qualities. It represents durability, strength, stability not to mention a long and productive life. The symbol of bamboo also represents the endless cycle of death, life and rebirth.
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A group of fish is called a school, shoal, draft, run, haul, or catch.
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For the most part, this represents protection or strength.
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Yes. They don't know that they're eating their own young.
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The Phoenix and Dragon is the Chinese symbol of unity between man and woman. So often, you will find that those two mythological beasts are entwined, as if loving but both ferocious yet beautiful in their design. The Phoenix is the female and the Dragon is the male. the above is just what they want …
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In all seriousness...NO! A koi fish, a lotus and a mythical phoenix bird should never be displayed together in a tattoo. This schmorgasborg, if you will, of magical and mythological items should never be displayed on ones body individually let alone cummulatively! There would be one scene that would…
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A customer can get any tattoo that they wish to get. If the shop does not have the design, the customer may bring an picture or drawing of the design.
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Spawning is quite simply the act of mating in fish.
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My koi pond is black, with stone sides. . .to me this makes the fish very visible I would google image "koi pond" to get a better idea. At koi shows they are displayed in blue tubs. Web sites that have koi for sale show all their koi on blue backgrounds. Some koi have black in them and some are co…
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fish are fish.... that live in water..
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Answer The letters of the Greek word for fish, ixthus were used by the early Christians as an acronym and secret symbol meaning: I Iesous (Jesus) X Xhristos (Christ) TH Theos (God) U Uios (Son) S Soter (Savior) This statement "Jesus Christ, Son of God, Savior" was also like an early confess…
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peace and love and alyson every good (white) contains some evil (black dot), while every evil (black) contains some good (white dot).
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There are four ways. You can adopt one from the pound, you can adopt one when they are randomly released or on koi day, or you can get the from the lab ray.
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The black koi fish is representative of the male gender, the sun and evil. Where the white is representative of the female gender, the moon and goodness
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Answer it helps u in all ways so u can get red of that fat lol ok well hope i helped u bye
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Answer Two sparrows are generally tattooed opposite each other, say on the sides of the chest in a traditional way....You may also see it in new school forms done like this.. In ancient times the goddess Aphrodite was thought of as her chariot being pulled by sparrows....As she is the goddess of…
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If you're trying to feed your own small fish, usually crushed fish flakes, or crushed bloodworms will do the trick. In the wild, young fish's diets can vary wildly, as these species are much more varied. Sometimes what qualifies as a 'young' fish in some species are still big enough to eat smaller f…
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On the internet. Try googling "koi fish tattoo designs".
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You can go to Google.com and search through images. There are lots of pictures of tattoos.
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Most koi fish live to be 80-100 years.
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I havent been able to find a "real" answer to this question. However i have been waiting to get a beta fish tatoo my self because to me it resembles strength and beauty. The fish is known for its beauty, and just by looking at it, you would never realize how strong it is naturally, unless you have p…
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The koi tattoo with flowers or maple leaves have different meaning. The flowers (usually cherry blossoms) represent the journey and challenges of life.If the koi tattoo has maple leaves it has a different meaning. It is the story of how the koi fish travels its life upstream (in japan its during the…
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The koi fish swimming up stream means the person is currently in a battle or struggle and are still fighting obstacles but wont give up. They have overcome obstacles and have now gained the strength they need to continue against the current. The koi fish swimming down stream means they don't yet pos…
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Two koi fish symbolize yin and yang according to feng shui.Yin and yang complement each other. This creates balance, harmony and happiness. Thus two koi symbolize harmony, balance and happiness, a symbol of good luck for marriage.
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What you could do is just separate them. but be prepared for about 28 more guppies from those two females and prepare for a second Bach in one months even if you take the males away because the females can get pregnant 6 more times without the male that got her pregnant.
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the Bugatti Veyron super sport it has a top speed of 267 MPH it was recorded when the car was put at maximum speed
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Koi jump out of the water for a variety of reasons. They may just be playing and having fun or they may be being chased by another fish. Sometimes koi will jump out of the water to get oxygen, especially if the tank or pond has poor water quality.
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Koi means a goldfish or carp in japaneseit's some type of fish or it could also mean rainbow
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Koi are generally slow swimmers unless they are being preyed upon or are ill. If your koi is swimming fast or erratically, check for signs of illness or injury.
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Actually it's bad luck for a Koi to going "downstream" for a tattoo. (it's not actually bad luck, it's considered that you are trying to overcome any hardships and that the Koi is travelling in Autumn. The background should denote maple leaves etc.)
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To me it means I'm Gods star that's why every time u see a shooting star u make a wish
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The koi fish in either black or red symbolizes wealth and success in China. This symbol is used to wish wealth and success in the new year.
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If it is true that all carp are fish (yes, they are, so A=B) AND if it is true that all koi are carp (yes, they are, so C=A) THEN Are all koi are fish (C=B)? If A=B and C=A, does C=B? Yes, C=B meaning all koi are fish. Your argument is solid, valid, sound, and correct. they are bad
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The black Koi resembles overcoming an obstacle successfully, including depression, drug addiction, an abusive relationship and many other situations. The red koi often has the connotation of love, a very strong and masculine love. Red koi can also be a symbol of power and bravery. The blue koi is of…
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it means NOTHING. stop looking for meaning in all tattoos. many tattoos are simply whimsical and fun or aesthetically pleasing. they don't all mean things. also, different designs mean different things to different people. there isn't an end all answer. try asking the person it's on what it means to…
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Generally, cichlid eggs such as those laid by convicts hatch in three to five days. Convicts are relatively easy fish to breed.
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Not very effectively since Koi are coldwater fish and Oscars are tropical. As above answer... It is potentially problematic, but can be done. Both types of fish are major producers of waste. Ammonia and nitrite cycles have to be kept in balance, and then, there is the question of "room". Koi will b…
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No, it does not matter if a koi fish is facing up or down. This is all a matter od personal preference.
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Koi is a type of fish. Just don't put koi in the pond and it will not be a koi pond.
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Nope they sometimes eat there eggs
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Check out the link belowThe koi fish stands for ambition.
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Oranges and reds are common koi colors. But these days, koi really run the spectrum, so nothing is unheard of.
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