Homemade Catfish Bait Recipes That Work

Homemade Catfish Bait Recipes That Work

Why let the bait manufacturers have all the fun concocting surefire stinkbaits for whiskerfish? Our resident catfish expert has five recipes that you can make right at home that are guaranteed to bring the stank to any eatin'-sized cat.

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