Catfishing - A Practical Guide
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Interest in catfishing has grown significantly during the last twenty years and the opportunities to catch this remarkable and fascinating, if unpredictable, species have increased greatly, both in the UK and elsewhere. The increase in the popularity of catfishing is not surprising as catfish can grow to enormous sizes and they certainly justify their reputation as probably the hardest-fighting fish most anglers will ever encounter.
If you are interested in taking up the challenge of catfishing, or are already involved in the sport and want to improve your methods and catches, then this is the book for you. Written by a highly respected, specialist catfish angler, Catfishing - A Practical Guide provides you with all the information you will need.
Topics covered: Considers watercraft and where to find catfish in the UK in different weather conditions and seasons Discusses all the available baits and baiting up Meticulously analyses tackle, rigs and methods, including using static baits, livebaits and lures Demonstrates how to land, handle, weigh and safely retain catfish of all sizes Covers catfishing in Europe, Africa, Asia and elsewhere Includes a definitive list of UK catfish waters