How to make your own secret CATFISH bait


Who says catfish baits have to stink? I fished a catfish pond that was full of fish but very little action on the usual baits. I came up with this one and caught eight the first time out.

Things You'll Need

  • 1 can of chunky dog food
  • 1 12oz block of munster cheese
  • small jar of chopped garlic
  • 1/2 cup of corn meal
  • Open and drain the dog food and garlic. Add the two into a small pot. On medium heat stir and mix well. Add the cornmeal and cheese until it melts.

  • Try to obtain a thick pasty texture then remove from heat and let it cool.

  • Once it is cool you can now take a spoon to measure with and form balls with the mixture. Make the balls at least 1 1/2 inch in diameter.

  • Place bait balls in a plastic container with a lid. Put container inside the freezer to harden.

  • When you are ready to go fishing just take the bait out. By the time you get to your fishing hole its should be ready to use.

Tips & Warnings

  • This bait works well on a line with a bobber.
  • Excellent for Catfish stock ponds
  • Try it on unattended lines, it will stay on the hook longer than other baits until a fish grabs it.

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