Billy the Kid is Baby Champion B at the 2016 UMKC Koi Show

I’ve been a little behind in blogging and so many things have happened in the last two weeks. I was on holiday in beautiful Lake Louise, Canada when I had a little accident on a trail ride. I ended up in the Banff emergency room with a 15 cm laceration on my lower leg and…

Koi can be addictive … Meet my dealers

This weekend is the annual MPKS show at the McCook MAX, about 20 minutes south of Chicago. The pond digger and I flew out since I was showing a koi and we had some friends and family in the area. The show is held in an air conditioned venue, soft floor and it’s  a nice…

UMKC 2014 Young Champion B – Tarzan the Asagi

Johnny Weismuller says it all:  This weekend was the Upper Midwest Koi Club’s Annual Koi Show. Lots of volunteer time and I was persuaded to show some koi. Let me just say that I was pleasantly surprised by the results.  Koi judging is somewhat mysterious to the novice and there are so many things to…