The most common and widely used koi fish pond protection decoy is the Great Blue Heron Decoy. Herons are generally the biggest natural problem for koi fish ponds. This is because ponds are generally clear filtered water. Floating boldly are brightly colored goldfish and koi. Its no wonder why they can be treated like the local sushi restaurant. The popular Blue Heron Decoy statue helps to keep other herons away from your pond. This is performed by using the herons desire to fish alone against them. Herons are solitary creatures. The idea is they see a heron from above already at the pond and carry on to another place to feed and visit.
Heron decoys are more effective if moved around the pond every 3-4 days. And, removed in the Spring during mating season. This heron deterrent can be used in conjunction with our other products, to increase the chances of protecting your fish should a heron land by your pond. Please remember you are dealing with mother nature and its very unpredictable.
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