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#11151152 - 10/07/15 08:02 PM Black spots
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Does anyone know what would cause a bass to have spots like this?

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#11151201 - 10/07/15 08:19 PM Re: Black spots [Re: BrotherB]
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#11151529 - 10/08/15 05:21 AM Re: Black spots [Re: bush hog]
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Every bass that I've caught with black spots have always appeared healthy. I used to think it happens more during the spawn, but I've been seeing fish like that well past then.

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#11151626 - 10/08/15 07:28 AM Re: Black spots [Re: BrotherB]
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Healthy fishery, large concentration of fish.

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#11151640 - 10/08/15 07:45 AM Re: Black spots [Re: BrotherB]
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He was healthy and did not appear to have any issues. That was just the first one iv noticed to have them. The pic isn't very good but they where all over him.

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#11151930 - 10/08/15 10:16 AM Re: Black spots [Re: BrotherB]
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I had the same thing all over this fish I caught at Fork
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#11151979 - 10/08/15 10:44 AM Re: Black spots [Re: BrotherB]
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You know what's weird - I lived in west Texas until I was 25, fishing all of the west Texas lakes. I had caught maybe 3 or 4 bass with the black spots on them in my entire life.

I move out here to DFW. . .I catch a few every week it seems like. And I agree, the ones I catch with dark spots area always well fed and healthy looking.

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#11151980 - 10/08/15 10:44 AM Re: Black spots [Re: BrotherB]
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seems like you see it a lot during transition phases. often when fish first move up for prespawn in the early spring for example.

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#11152174 - 10/08/15 12:33 PM Re: Black spots [Re: WyattYoung7]
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Originally Posted By: WyattYoung7
I had the same thing all over this fish I caught at Fork


Wyatt, there has got to be a story behind that hat.....

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#11152610 - 10/08/15 04:27 PM Re: Black spots [Re: milkfisher]
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Originally Posted By: milkfisher
Originally Posted By: WyattYoung7
I had the same thing all over this fish I caught at Fork


Wyatt, there has got to be a story behind that hat.....


I wore that hat just being silly one day while fishin, and I just so happened to catch my only DD with it on. From that point on it has been referred to as my lucky fishin hat, make fun if you want but I still believe in it
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#11152631 - 10/08/15 04:31 PM Re: Black spots [Re: BrotherB]
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fish bling.
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#11153213 - 10/08/15 09:03 PM Re: Black spots [Re: WyattYoung7]
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Not making fun at all. I've seen you wearing it several times now. Figured there had to be a story there.

Originally Posted By: WyattYoung7
Originally Posted By: milkfisher
Originally Posted By: WyattYoung7
I had the same thing all over this fish I caught at Fork


Wyatt, there has got to be a story behind that hat.....


I wore that hat just being silly one day while fishin, and I just so happened to catch my only DD with it on. From that point on it has been referred to as my lucky fishin hat, make fun if you want but I still believe in it

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#11153911 - 10/09/15 10:08 AM Re: Black spots [Re: milkfisher]
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Originally Posted By: milkfisher

Not making fun at all. I've seen you wearing it several times now. Figured there had to be a story there.

Originally Posted By: WyattYoung7
Originally Posted By: milkfisher
Originally Posted By: WyattYoung7
I had the same thing all over this fish I caught at Fork


Wyatt, there has got to be a story behind that hat.....


I wore that hat just being silly one day while fishin, and I just so happened to catch my only DD with it on. From that point on it has been referred to as my lucky fishin hat, make fun if you want but I still believe in it


Whatever works right?? wink
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#11154328 - 10/09/15 12:53 PM Re: Black spots [Re: BrotherB]
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In an ocean of costa and yeti hats at a high school tournament.....you kind of stand out smile
Good luck at EM tomorrow. I'm sure I'll spot your lucky hat at some point:)

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