quality at a fraction of the normal price.”
We are all aware of the spread of the KHV disease
throughout the world and we understand the concerns
of our customers. It is our opinion that the risk of
buying Koi with KHV has decreased significantly
because of counter measures that have been enforced
throughout the supply chain. While the risk remains,
we as suppliers will forever have to be responsible
for limiting the risk to our clients.
are the days you hide a state of disease and hope it
will go away by itself. The industry has learnt
though bitter experience that vigilance and best
practice biosecurity measures works best. Official
recognition of the problem is
and a trusted chain of supply is vital.
are in regular contact with our two agents to keep
abreast of developments in Japan and the rest of the
world. Together we have worked out a strategy to
minimize the risk of buying diseased fish. With the
original supplier or breeder carrying the risk
during the quarantine period at its destination, we
are confidant that we can ensure the fish finally
delivered to our customers will be as risk-free as
ever possible. We follow the rules in such a way
that suppliers will compensate for fish lost during
delivery or quarantine.
our procedure your risk
will probably be far less that buying koi from any
other koi shop.
is absolutely critical that all fish are quarantined
and samples tested before integrating with your
Servaas de Kock – KoiNet