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VIDEO: 2014 Ottawa Water Garden Festival

Last month we had the pleasure of hosting the 10th annual Ottawa Water Garden Festival. It was a fabulous day with perfect weather, and as you will see the ponds were in full bloom! We owe a big thanks to our Pond Tour Hosts, for sharing their homes and allowing everyone to see how a […]

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NAT GEO’s Pond Stars

The Pond Clinic Water Garden Centre has been a proud distributor of Aquascape products for a decade. In that time we have watched them grow, from their ever expanding product lines, to their amazing Aqualand headquarters. Now the fantastic crew at Aquascape are on TV! If you’ve ever wanted to watch a water garden being […]

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Aquatopia Update!

Hard to believe but it has been four month since we had the pleasure of hosting Mayor Jim Watson at Aquatopia for our soil-turning ceremony . What a four months it’s been! With our foundations poured, walls erected, roof completed and windows glazed, the dream is starting to become reality. You can already see the […]

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The 2014 Pond Tour Guide Book has Arrived!

The 2014 Pond Tour Guide Book has arrived and is available at The Pond Clinic Water Garden Centre now! This gorgeous full colour, glossy magazine features all of this year’s Pond Tour Stops, a Google Map, behind the scene videos, and more. If you HAVE purchased your tickets already, feel free to drop by and pick […]

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10th Annual Ottawa Water Garden Festival

It’s Here! The 10th Annual Ottawa Water Garden Festival is coming up, Saturday July 12, 2014. The festival has two parts – a self-guided Pond Tour from 9:00am to 4:00pm, and a Charity BBQ & Koi Swim from 4:00pm – 7:00pm. This year’s Pond Tour has a dozen stops, with six NEW stops, and some […]

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Watch The Pond Clinic’s Aquatic Plant Specialist, Andrea Murray, as she outlines the types of plants you will need in your pond, and why you need them. PLUS! Coming this weekend, for Garden Days, Andrea will be holding a FREE aquatic plant workshop in our nursery, including a question and answer session. Drop by The […]

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A New Way to SHOP at The Pond Clinic!

We are now delighted to offer our customers the opportunity to shop 24 hours a day, 7 days a week! Our online store is now live and offering fish care supplies, water treatment products, decorative features and more! Powered by Shopify, this is the safest and easiest way to shop online. You can pay using […]

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Our HARDY plants have arrived!  NO floating plants just yet.

After a couple of pinched fingers and a few choice words, our temporary aquatic plant nursery has been erected for the last time at our current location…this summer we will be moving shop to our brand new garden centre featuring a year-round greenhouse! Can you tell we’re excited about Aquatopia?! Our greenhouse manager, Andrea Murray, […]

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Celebrating the start of construction on Aquatopia Water Garden Conservatory, we were joined by Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson, March Ward Councillor Eli El-Chantiry, and developer and founder of the Ottawa Senators, Bruce Firestone. Coming this Summer 2014, the Pond Clinic Water Garden Centre will be moving to Aquatopia, 2710 March Rd. in Carp offering expanded fish […]

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One fish, two fish, three fish…dead fish?!

We all do it…we’re told not to name our fish, but we do…and then they die, or so it seems. We tell ourselves, “they’re just fish”, but it’s hard not to become attached, even for the most aloof amongst us. They become our pets, our finned friends, our silent partners… Most of the time, it’s […]

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