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How To Find And Catch Catfish In Rivers

Catfish make for an interesting target when fishing rivers and streams. These whiskered fish tend to migrate into deep holes during the fall and winter months. They can be found moving upstream or back downstream to their holding lies for the summer months. Catfish not only have good eyesight, but they have an incredible sense of smell they use to …

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Catfish Falls From Sky, Plunks Woman Directly In Face

This week in “wait, what?” is brought you by a woman who was hit in the face by a 5 lb catfish while walking to a casual morning workout class. You read that correctly. This is quite the spin on “catch and release” here from a savage bird who clearly had it in with Lisa. Lisa Lobree of Philadelphia was …

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5 “Secrets” You Need To Know About Catfish Scents

Catfish have thousands of scent receptors all over their bodies, which is why scented bait attracts them so successfully. Whether you prefer to use cut bait, live bait, dough bait, artificial bait, or even catfish lures, scenting for catfish is essential and there are many ways to do it. 1. Make Your Own Catfish Scent Some of the best secret …

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How To Hold A Catfish Properly And Safely

As fun as they are to catch, catfish can offer a nasty surprise to inexperienced anglers. We’ve already covered their failed attempt to take down one of our MTB Comrades. Their dorsal and pectoral fins each contain a sharp spine, that can make them particularly hard to land, unhook, and release (or keep) if you’re not prepared. These spines (in …