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Kois are able to live to be 100-200 years old. The oldest Koi ever recorded was named Hanokot. It lived to be about 226 years old and was kept in a natural pond in someones backyard in Japan. Hanoko was passed on down from generation to generation.


The Sturgeon which goes back to prehistoric days. We have them in Canada and they are a protected species. Fishing of Sturgeon is 'catch and release.'

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