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How to Hook Crawfish for Catfish Bait #13970781 04/23/21 11:22 AM
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Re: How to Hook Crawfish for Catfish Bait [Re: MathGeek] #13970858 04/23/21 12:42 PM
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I saw Richard Gene the Fishing Machine use a rubber band to hook crawfish. He just fastened the hook to the top of em with the rubber band. He said they stay alive and will work much better than hooking them so they can't move around as well and eventually die...


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Re: How to Hook Crawfish for Catfish Bait [Re: Catfish Tim] #13970955 04/23/21 01:51 PM
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Originally Posted by Catfish Tim
I saw Richard Gene the Fishing Machine use a rubber band to hook crawfish. He just fastened the hook to the top of em with the rubber band. He said they stay alive and will work much better than hooking them so they can't move around as well and eventually die...



We used to rubber band em like the fishing machine. They stated alive on the hook until something ate em. Can’t hardly find a wild crawfish around here like you used to. Bar ditches are too polluted with toxic [censored] for crawfish or frogs to reproduce.


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Re: How to Hook Crawfish for Catfish Bait [Re: MathGeek] #13972025 04/24/21 12:44 PM
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I like the rubber band idea.

I buy a lot of my bait, including live crawfish and live crab at seafood markets.


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Re: How to Hook Crawfish for Catfish Bait [Re: 🌊El Gato Azul🌊] #13979080 04/29/21 06:33 PM
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Originally Posted by 🌊El Gato Azul🌊
Originally Posted by Catfish Tim
I saw Richard Gene the Fishing Machine use a rubber band to hook crawfish. He just fastened the hook to the top of em with the rubber band. He said they stay alive and will work much better than hooking them so they can't move around as well and eventually die...



We used to rubber band em like the fishing machine. They stated alive on the hook until something ate em. Can’t hardly find a wild crawfish around here like you used to. Bar ditches are too polluted with toxic [censored] for crawfish or frogs to reproduce.


My local Tom Thumb sells live crawfish on weekends in 15 pound bags.


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Re: How to Hook Crawfish for Catfish Bait [Re: MathGeek] #13980655 04/30/21 06:30 PM
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I found a pond in Frisco that I can catch about a dozen crawfish within 30 min. If the water is too high then I go to the Asian market in Plano to get live crawfish and sometimes a filet of common carp or buffalo if needed.

Re: How to Hook Crawfish for Catfish Bait [Re: MathGeek] #13981543 05/01/21 11:33 AM
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Never had much luck using them myself. I would catch fish with them but not as well as other bait and the crawfish caught more Goo than anything else...lol

Re: How to Hook Crawfish for Catfish Bait [Re: MathGeek] #13981585 05/01/21 12:51 PM
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Goos are fun to catch! There isn’t a fish in the lake that will pass up a crawfish if it can fit it in it’s mouth. I’ve caught every species in the lake on em. It took longer to rubber band the crawfish then it did to catch the fish. We don’t mind catching Goos either since we throw vback most of the fish we catch any hoot. I quite using crawfish when they became increasingly difficult to catch in my area and I never buy my bait so getting them from the store won’t work for me. If I can’t catch my own bait then I’m not fishing. Luckily I’ve been able to get bait every trip the last 30 yrs. The only exception I will make is for Channel Cats when we dock fish at the lake house a few times per year.
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