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Thread: Koi age

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    How do I age my koi.?

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    I think you are supposed to be able to see growth rings on their scales-kinda like rings in a tree trunk. Not sure how it is measured as I would assume the fish grows faster when young then older?
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    No accurate way until it is dead.

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    Perhaps there's an article on that which you can Google to find out. Some koi can grow to three feet long, and require a very large pond (I would say a small lake), particularly if there are a lot of them that size. Listed in the left sidebar of this forum are the titles of several fish articles. The two that might interest you are the ones titled "Pond Fish" and "Other Fish". I don't see a title that specifically addresses koi. I suggest giving these two a read. The information you're seeking might be in there.
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