Pond King Blog

The fisheries biologist at Pond King frequently recommend stocking Grass Carp and Tilapia to help control aquatic vegetation....


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By Brad Metzler On January 20, 2021

Grass Carp in Texas

Grass Carp are a fish that many people have heard about, but don’t know if they are a good fit for their pond. Grass Carp can...


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There are many different factors that go into the process of stocking your pond. Consulting with a Pond King biologist is the...


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By Brad Metzler On December 12, 2020

Do Fish Hibernate?

Winter can be a tricky time for an angler, and even a worrisome time for a pond owner. With falling temperatures, many ponds...


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Typically speaking, when we stock a pond or lake, it is because the owner has a specific goal in mind. That might be raising ...


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Although stocking fish legally harvested from another body of water may seem like a free way to stock your pond, it can...


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When buying freshwater fish for pond stocking, an important detail to take into consideration is how you are going to get the...


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By Ethan Stokes On October 2, 2020

How to Handle Your Catch

Whether you are a tournament angler, or weekend-warrior, or a novice, learning how to handle your catch can prevent injury to...


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Simply put, fish feeders provide supplemental food resources to fish. Bluegill, Channel Catfish, and hybrid Striped Bass are...


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By Ethan Stokes On September 3, 2020

Fish Habitat Basics

Having habitat in your pond that meets the seasonal requirements of the fish will result in improved health and quality of all...


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