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what bait for dogfish

Posted: Sun Oct 05, 2008 6:31 pm
by gallagher08
goin fishing with my uncle next week and he said that hes been catching a few dogfish so i was wondering if there was any specific baits you could use

cheers Josh

Posted: Sun Oct 05, 2008 6:34 pm
by 4CodsSake
Ive caught doggies on Lug, Macky, Razor, Rag, Squid, so pretty much anything.
They do tend to take what evers there m8


Posted: Sun Oct 05, 2008 6:38 pm
by gallagher08
cheers for reply mate

Posted: Mon Oct 06, 2008 9:04 am
by cookiemonster
It all depends on whether they are feeding or not. They are scavengers though so will take any bait. But beware though if the doggies are around that means most other fish are not............Colin

Posted: Mon Jan 26, 2009 8:05 pm
by mcmole
i love catching doggies, and have found that a fresh fillet of mack on a two hook flapper or running ledger is hard to beat, especially from rougher ground. have heard that whole sandeel often picks out the bigger fish but haven't tried this myself. jonny :D :D :D

Posted: Tue Jan 27, 2009 9:11 pm
by redmouse
ive caught doggies on all different baits. mack, lug, whiting, squid, razor and mixed sea food. cant ever remember getting one on rag, sandeel or crab. most baits will work tho if they are feeding.
we were on a pier just before christmas and had about 20 of them. we wre there for an hour without a bite then had them all within about 90mins. then didnt get another before we left.