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Masters' Secrets of Catfishing

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John E. Phillips has fished with some of the best catfishermen in the nation and has learned their secrets for the finding and taking of Mr. Whiskers. Whether you've never catfished before, or you are a veteran cat-catcher, you will learn how to find and take more cats in the pages of this book. An award-winning author of more than 17 books, Phillips, an avid catfish angler, has included secret tactics that will help you take more catfish each time you are on the water.

Table of Contents

Dedication 3
Acknowledgments 5
About the Author 7
Preface 9

  1. All About Catfish 13
  2. World Record and Monster-Sized Cats 23
  3. Baits and Tackle to Catch Cats 41
  4. Places to Find Catfish 55
  5. Tailrace Cats 65
  6. River Cats 75
  7. Cats on the Rocks 83
  8. Canada Cats 91
  9. For Cats 95
  10. Jugging for Catfish 103
  11. Trotlining for Cats 113
  12. Other Tactics that Catch Catfish 115
  13. Care, Preparation, and Cooking of Catfish 123
  14. What to Do if You Think You Have a World-Record Catch 139

Appendix - How to Find Areas to Fish 145
Resource Directory 147
Index 155
About the Artist 160


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Masters' Secrets of Catfishing is $13.50

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Night Hawk Publications
4112 Camp Horner Road
Birmingham, AL 35243

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