Microscopes and surgical equipment for Koi fish are unfortunately necessary equipment for any Koi enthusiast. In our opinion nobody that keeps Koi should be without a microscope and a range of basic surgical equipment allowing you to keep your fish healthy.
Koi and other species of fish are unfortunately susceptible to parasitic infestation and from time to time all Koi keepers will experience on parasite or another invading their Koi.
The first stage of treating a parasitic problem is the correct identification of the parasite which means getting the microscope out. Don’t worry its not as daunting as it sounds and once you have performed a fish scrape a few times it will become second nature.
If your new to the hobby of Koi keeping or a little unsure we will gladly help. Check out our premium membership area “The utopian” for help and advice on performing a fish scrape.
One you have the hang of using a microscope to perform parasite identification we strongly recommend adopting a good house keeping regime where regular fish scrapes are performed to identify parasitic issues as early as possible even if you are sure the fish are clean and health.
We can’t reiterate the importance of purchasing a microscope and learning how to use it enough!
Microscopes and surgical equipment for Koi fish an essential part allowing your fish to thrive and for you to enjoy the wonderful hobby of Koi Fish.
The medication and surgical equipment section of our website has everything required to help you identify any issues with your Koi and treat them efficiently and effectively.