Koi College - Koi Health
Koi Diseases and Treatments
36340 Harper Ave. Clinton Township, MI. 48035 Office: 586-790-8013 Cell: 586-489-0783
Koi Parasite Types
Monogenea are small parasitic flatworms mainly found on skin or gills of fish. They are rarely...
Koi Herpes Virus (KHV)
KHV Is a very contagious, damaging and deadly disease for koi, many times causing up to 90% loss in just a few days. Symptoms can include respiratory distress, hyperactivity, loss of coordination, and severe gill necrosis. It's usually seen when the water temperature is between 70 and 80 degrees. As with most viral...
Spring Viremia of Carp (SVC)
Like the name suggests, SVC in seen only in the spring as pond temperatures are rising. It's usually seen between 40 and 60 degrees Fahrenheit.
This virus is much less damaging than KHV and currently is very rare in the . SVC produces symptoms typical of those seen with many infections and can include...