Tag Archives: catfish

Top Picks for Catfish Hooks

January 25, 2024 | 🪝 Circle Hooks | Baitshop Kelly

Catfish hooks are the unsung heroes of your fishing setup, playing a pivotal role in your connection with the catch. Whether you’re aiming for a laid-back creek catfish fry or engaging in an epic battle with a massive blue catfish, …

Angler Snags Massive Wels Catfish, Shuns Potential Record for the Love of Fishing

January 8, 2024 | 🪝 Fishing News | Baitshop Sarah

A skilled angler in England, Tomas Marcinkevicius, recently reeled in an extraordinary 133-pound wels catfish at a catch-and-release pay lake in Wisbech, Cambridgeshire. This colossal catch appears to surpass the official British record of 62 pounds set in 1997 at …

Noodling for a 50lb Catfish Never Looked so Good

August 4, 2022 | 🪝 Baitshop Life | Baitshop Brandy

Catfish noodling is not for the faint of heart, and this video shows just how big these fish can be in the south. Watch as an angler catches a catfish that is just as big as she is and does …

Angler Shatters Records in Missouri with a Massive Catfish

April 13, 2022 | 🪝 Featured | Baitshop Brandy

Typically state records are only broken by a pound or two, but Eugene Cronley’s catch was 30 pounds more than the previous title holder. While fishing in Missouri, Cronley landed a 131-pound catfish using a rod on the Mississippi Rivier. …

4 Houston-Area Lakes to be Stocked with Thousands of Catfish

April 25, 2021 | 🪝 Baitshop Life | Baitshop Sarah

According to reports, Texas Parks and Wildlife Department is set to stock thousands of catfish in four lakes in the Houston area. This way residents won’t have to venture too far to find great catfishing spots. Here’s a list of …

How to Noodle for Catfish Like a Pro

March 14, 2021 | 🪝 Baitshop Life | Baitshop Kelly

Noodling for catfish is a bucket list item for many anglers, but many are unfamiliar with the practice. In this video you’ll get some great tips and tricks on how to properly noodle for catfish. There was a ton of …

Monster Catfish Fishing

August 14, 2020 | 🪝 Baitshop Life | Baitshop Sarah

Baitshop Fishing Tips: Catfish

January 29, 2020 | 🪝 Baitshop Life | Baitshop Brandy

Fishing for catfish is fun. They fight hard, are plentiful and taste great on the dinner table. Catfish are often willing biters, too, and can be readily caught from the bank as well as from a boat using a simple …

How to Catch Huge Red Tail Catfish

September 18, 2019 | 🪝 Baitshop Life | Baitshop Kelly

Redtail Catfish are a large catfish species found throughout the Amazon basin.  They live in deep pools with slower moving water in the many tributaries of the Amazon River.  They are one of the larger species, attaining weights of over 100lbs.  Their large mouths …

What is Noodling?

August 22, 2019 | 🪝 Baitshop Life | Baitshop Kevin

Noodling is definitely something else. Is it really just shoving your arm in a catfish’s mouth? Read on to find out… Most noodling takes place in shallow water. If the water is over your head, it can be difficult or even …