Finally Got Him

Discussion in 'Flathead Catfish' started by Drawout, Sep 9, 2006.

  1. Drawout

    Drawout Active Member

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    Finally got my first flathead of the year,he was only 4 lbs but it was nice to catch him,strange i caught it on a dead shad 10 feet from my other pole that had live perch.
     
  2. Flatheadhunter33

    Flatheadhunter33 New Member

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    Congrats Johnny! Glad you got him brother.
     

  3. laidbck111

    laidbck111 New Member

    congrats brother I hope there are many more and larger fish for you in the future
     
  4. dwreel

    dwreel New Member

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    Good for you. I'm sure it will be the first of many more to come. Hang in there.
     
  5. whiteriverbigcats

    whiteriverbigcats New Member

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    Congrats Johnny.... I havent caught any flattys for a few months now... driving me crazy......
     
  6. FlatheadMan

    FlatheadMan New Member

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    good job bro go get some more
     
  7. Nightprowler

    Nightprowler New Member

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    Congrats Johnny the best time to fish for them is upon us hope ya catch a bigger one next time.
     
  8. splitshot

    splitshot New Member

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    Way to go Johnny, the big one is out there waiting for ya.:big_smile:
     
  9. shelbygt1979

    shelbygt1979 New Member

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    Congrats on your first flat Now go gets some more now that you have the fever
     
  10. buddah

    buddah New Member

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    All right!! You'd think the live perch would of got him? must be the dead one smelled better! Congrats and may all your catches be huge!
     
  11. Drawout

    Drawout Active Member

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    Thx alot for all the support guys.looking forward to getting a big one.
     
  12. jailcop2

    jailcop2 New Member

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    Congrats man , there's more coming.
     
  13. jdstraka

    jdstraka Well-Known Member Supporting Member

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    Way to go Johnny! Anyway thats twice the size of My only flat for the year! Cought a #19 pound blue and a ton of nice channel cat but them Sneaky Flats have been avoiding Me. Bad Boys,Bad Boys. J.D.:big_smile:
     
  14. katcatchingfool

    katcatchingfool New Member

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    thats great glad you got one did you take any pics
     
  15. catfishjohn

    catfishjohn New Member

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    Congrats on the first flattie of the year!!!
     
  16. Stumpknocker2

    Stumpknocker2 New Member

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    Congrats on the Flatty, I don't know if I have ever caught one or not. If it looked like a cat, I just called it a cat. But since being on this site, I have learned a lot. I think I know enough now to differentiate between all the species.
     
  17. catfisher43

    catfisher43 New Member

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    nice catch johnny.congrats on 1st flattie.:cool2:
     
  18. SeedTick

    SeedTick New Member

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    Good going Brother. I hope you catch a ton more.

    st
     
  19. smoke

    smoke New Member

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    way to go johny good luck with catching that big one
     
  20. griz

    griz Well-Known Member

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    Way to go johnny. Watchout though flathead fishing is habit forming :big_smile: once it gets hold of you you are hooked for life, I know I am.