Do you wonder what the koi do during the winter?
It’s Called “Torpor”
Koi During the Winter – The Big NapBoth koi and goldfish exhibit the same winter behavior. They are basically just taking a nap while waiting for the seasons to change.
Can fish freeze into ice and be fine later?No. Someone asked this question, so I will clear it up for anyone who might be wondering. Neither goldfish nor koi can freeze into a block of ice and then thaw out in the spring, with life suddenly surging into their colorful fins once again.
Kristi’s Pond Tips
It is so important to take care of your backyard pond during the cold, Colorado winter months. If you need any help with pond repair, installation, or cleaning services, give your pond experts a call. And Colorado Pond Pros is your solution to all questions about winterizing your koi pond!