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Forum: Ponds (moderated) 23-11-2007, 02:14 AM
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Posted By Smitty
Raccoons

He will continue to be a problem. When they come once, they'll come back again. I think I bought my big cage for $25. It has been worth every penny. Take care.
S
"Reel McKoi"...
Forum: Ponds (moderated) 22-11-2007, 03:09 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,137
Posted By Smitty
Raccoons

You'll have to use a live cage and then take them to the country. Skunks are also pond killers. When I catch one of those I have to call a critter guy to come out and euthanize them in the cage. A...
Forum: Ponds (moderated) 22-07-2007, 08:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 622
Posted By Smitty
Water worms? Any concern?

Blood worms are a sign of a healthy pond.

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Just pulled a plant out to repot it, and saw...
Forum: Ponds (moderated) 19-07-2007, 03:16 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,184
Posted By Smitty
Topping off the pond

I just add city water with a sprinkler. I have done this for 20 years with no adverse affects. The less chemicals the better. Take care.

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Forum: Ponds (moderated) 19-07-2007, 03:09 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,096
Posted By Smitty
looks like a raccoon visit - picture

I have a live cage. Then they go to the woods far away. Skunks are the worst. This year I've caught over 30 opossums. Five raccons. Three skunks. I have to call the critter guy for the Skunks. Don't...
Forum: Ponds (moderated) 25-05-2007, 06:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 455
Posted By Smitty
my pond pics

The link is below. Many more photos to be posted in the future. None of my
"upper" pond yet.

http://members.fotki.com/shogren-pond/

Scott
Forum: Ponds (alternative) 25-05-2007, 04:51 PM
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Posted By Smitty
link to a few of my pond pics

http://members.fotki.com/shogren-pond/
Forum: Ponds (moderated) 22-05-2007, 04:36 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 600
Posted By Smitty
water

Hi Phyllis,
Thanks for the welcome. The only thing I don't like about the hyacinth is that the roots clog my pump. It does however reproduce like crazy. I really don't know that much...
Forum: Ponds (moderated) 11-05-2007, 05:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 600
Posted By Smitty
water

I have two ponds connected. Two waterfalls. A 750 gallon per hour with a
debris screen. Bottom pond is 8 ft round x 2 ft deep. Upper pond is approx.
8 feet long x 2 feet deep x 3 ft long. About 30...
Forum: Ponds (moderated) 02-05-2007, 11:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,189
Posted By Smitty
frogs or toads?

Yes, they mate in water. Hence, tadpoles. Which I could keep em in my pond. sigh

Scott!

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Forum: Ponds (moderated) 02-05-2007, 06:11 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 596
Posted By Smitty
Fish ailment?

Ich is what it;s called. Treatable.

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We've got a 400 gallon pond with some goldfish and koi...
Forum: Ponds (moderated) 29-04-2007, 12:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 512
Posted By Smitty
noob question

I think they are blood worms. A sign of a healthy pond in fact.

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Hello:

I lost 3 Koi...
Forum: Ponds (moderated) 26-04-2007, 03:55 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 510
Posted By Smitty
Scared Fish

Only scared fish I've seen is from owls.
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