March 13th, 2015
High Quality Japanese Koi Importer
Andrew's Koi International
Andy’s Koi opened for business in 1994 with the goal of becoming the best source for high quality imported Japanese Koi.
Andy travels to Japan to visit the top breeders and make his annual purchase. Andy works closely with local clubs and associations such as Nishiki Koi Club to help educate hobbyist. Moreover, Andy volunteers his time to help the club host their annual shows and auctions. He is frequently invited as the guest speaker for many workshops and seminars.
Andy's goal is to be your best source for your koi, pond supplies and equipment for all novice, hobbyist and experts.
Koi or nishikigoi , literally carp, are ornamental domesticated varieties of the common carp that are commonly kept for ornamental reasons in outdoor ponds and water gardens. They are sometimes also referred to as Japanese carp.
They were developed from carp in the 1820's in Japan. Today they continue to be popular as they represent love and friendship. Many colors and patterns have been introduced, the common colors include white, black, red, yellow, blue, and cream. The popular category of koi is the Gosanke, composed of the Taisho Sanshoku, Kohaku, , and Showa Sanshoku varieties.
What are the Koi Origins?
A carp is a fish originally found in Central Europe. and Asia. Other carp species were domesticated in East Asia, where they were raised for human consumption. The carp's endurance allowed it to settle in to many climates and water conditions, which allowed it to be domesticated and spread to many new places. Natural color alterations of these carp took place across many countries. Over a thousand years ago, Carp were first raised for color in China.
Video on past annual koi growth contest
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To Koi Keepers, This year’s Annual Koi Growing Contest was a successful. I want to thank everyone that participated. We hope everyone had a great time. We hope to see everyone next year. Here are the 2015 Growing Contest winners Grand Champion – Kimchi – Kohaku Super Growth – Chin Lim...
1. ALL KOI SALES ARE FINAL. NO REFUND, RETURN OR EXCHANGE. 2. Shipments to lower 48 states only. Shipments to Texas and west of Texas have minimum purchase of $500 or a $50 handling fee will be added. Shipments east of Texas have a minimum purchase of $1000 or a...
April 18, 2015 Re: 2015 Annual Koi Growth Contest To All Aspiring Koi Keepers, This year our Annual Koi Growing Contest falls on May 2, 2015. This is the time for you to bring in your koi to show how well you have maintained your prized living jewels and to compete...
The ZNA SO CAL KOI SHOW is coming up next weekend March 21st-22nd and we will be attending as vendors to showcase our koi. Visit our Booth and Meet Andy Moo at the ZNA SoCal Chapter 41st Annual Koi Show March 2015 The Koi Show is being held at the...
IMPORTED CERTIFICATE JAPANESE KOI ON SALE NOW: I would like to let everyone know that we have new certificate Tosai from multiple breeders. These are Tategoi chosen by the breeders, ranging from 8-12 inches. We have Isa (30 pieces), Nogami (40 pcs.), Marudo (80 pcs.), Sakai (30 pcs.), Momotaro (20...
The February 2015, new shipment of young TOSAI koi are now available for SALE! • They range from 3-5 inches • Price: $25.00 to $40.00 We welcome you to visit our koi shop and view our beautiful Japanese imported koi. About Andy Moo is the owner of Andrew's Koi...
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To Koi Keepers, This year’s Annual Koi Growing Contest was a successful. I want to thank everyone that participated. We hope everyone had a great time. We hope to see...
1. ALL KOI SALES ARE FINAL. NO REFUND, RETURN OR EXCHANGE. 2. Shipments to lower 48 states only. Shipments to Texas and west of Texas have minimum purchase of $500...
Andrew’s Koi International
Japanese Koi Importer – Show Quality Koi & Koi Ponds – Andrew's Koi International
1650 South Brookhurst Street
Anaheim, California 92804
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1. ALL KOI SALES ARE FINAL. NO REFUND, RETURN OR EXCHANGE. 2. Shipments to lower 48 states only. Shipments to...
To Koi Keepers, This year’s Annual Koi Growing Contest was a successful. I want to thank everyone that participated. We...
Koi Variety Guide to help you select your fish? At Andreskoi.com we strive to bring you the best koi varieties...
Pond Supplies and Equipment to maintain a healthy water feature At Andreskoi.com we not only provide you with top quality...
Information on Andy’s Annual Koi Growth Contest Andy’s famous Annual Koi Growth Contest is held at Andrew’s Koi every year on the...