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Various Rigs 5 Replies

The following pics are the various rigs I use to catch Catfish.…Continue

Started by Allen Morgan. Last reply by John Sheehan Sep 14.

Hooks 9 Replies

Here are the hooks I typically use for Catfish.  I carry a range of sizes, and different types of hooks, but these are the hooks I seem to always fall back on.…Continue

Started by Allen Morgan. Last reply by Leo Nguyen Sep 13.

Various accessory gear 1 Reply

I carry a *wide* range of stuff to chase Catfish with.  Here's a few pics to give you an idea.…Continue

Started by Allen Morgan. Last reply by David, aka, "McScruff" Sep 13.

Catfish Articles

BAIT RECIPES:…Continue

Started by John Sheehan Sep 10.

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Comment by carl hendrix on Tuesday

JOHN;; HAVE YO UFOUND ANY CIRCLE HOOKS YET ?  WAS WONDERING; ON WHAT SIZE MIGHT BE GOOD FOR KITTIE FISH....  SIZE;; 3 ?? OR MAYBE A SIZE 4 ??

Comment by Allen Morgan on September 10, 2017 at 12:17pm

Ok, my bad.  I've never actually seen one.  Just read about them, and thought they were almost completely white.

I do know that Blue Catfish, in deep and/or muddy water, will often be almost completely white, but when they are in shallow and/or clear water, will darken up to a deep slate blue color.

Comment by John Sheehan on September 10, 2017 at 7:08am

Unbelievable heads on these guys!

Comment by John Sheehan on September 10, 2017 at 7:07am

Allen , what part of the Country did you see "almost cmpletely white" White Catfish ? Dick Tabbert from Ohio said the same thing but this fish is a stocker living downthe road here in New Jersey .We all know color varies in regions and different waters .

Comment by John Sheehan on September 10, 2017 at 7:05am

 Allen:Black Bullhead has black Barbels .This one has creamy white Barbels as you can see in the pic..

http://identifyfish.blogspot.com/2010/11/white-catfish-ameiurus-cat... . "Big Head ,Squat Body , White chin Barbels .  ,slightly forked Tail. olive gray or slate gray on the head and bluish gray or slate gray on its back and sides, tapering to a white belly."

Here's a smaller  17 " White Catfish I caught in the same spot Yesterday .It grabbed a Hot Dog Chunk:

Comment by Allen Morgan on September 9, 2017 at 7:22pm

That looks like a "Black Bullhead" to me!  I thought White Catfish were almost completely white?  I've got a book that explains the differences, somewhere.....  Hope I didn't loose it in the move up here to MI.

Comment by John Sheehan on September 9, 2017 at 9:16am

I am now convinced its a White Catfish because of its huge head and White Chin Barbels

Comment by John Sheehan on September 9, 2017 at 9:09am

I am now wondering if this is a White Catfish NOT a Channel Catfish I have been calling it .

Comment by John Sheehan on September 9, 2017 at 5:58am

I 've been missing a lot of fish but found that when using hot  dog pieces for BHeads and Ccats the white perch are pecking away at the bait and tearing off the hook .

Comment by John Sheehan on September 4, 2017 at 7:49am

Yesterday the 8 Fish  caught all took frozen Chicken Livers over Hotdogs .They are getting more expensive taste it seems . 5 Brown Bullheads ,2 Yellow Bullheads ,1Channel Cat. Painted Turtle took the hot Dog Chunk. BFOD :13" 1#8oz. Yellow Bullhead

 

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The Spot

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Greg the Netmeister

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12" Smallmouth

"THE MUSIC MAN !!  WITH A NICE SMALLIE !  GOOD CATCH JOHN !"
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"LOLOLOLOLOLOLOL !!!!!!!!!  BEST CATCH OF THE DAY !!!  WAY TO GO GREG !!!"
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Slip Sinker replied to Slip Sinker's discussion SLIP’S 2017 LOGS, STATUS AND STRATEGIES
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Bluegill #1 9-21-17

"Thanks. Now we need some length. There are longer ones in the pond they just seam to have lockjaw."
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Seed 9-21-17

"I don't have to many. The ones I have were caught in lakes and transferred to my pond."
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Bull Gill 9-21-17

"Thanks Ken even the colors are starting to show. In the spring they were bland looking with no…"
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Gill 9-21-17

"Thanks Ken the fish are getting some girth on them now."
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Shad Popper 2017

"Thank Ken."
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Popper 2018

"Thanks Carl now the real work begins."
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"20170921-Earl and I setup another trip… this time it would be on the local reservoir that I…"
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Greg the Netmeister

"LOL Its a net we used on a Pontoon Boat."
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Greg the Netmeister

"…that's one serious b.gill net!"
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"20170920-Earl and I set up a trip for today I day after the New Moon… im still reeling from…"
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Allen Morgan replied to Slip Sinker's discussion SLIP’S 2017 LOGS, STATUS AND STRATEGIES
"Both rods are leashed when I'm fishing this way.  I have some parachord tied to padeyes…"
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