A photo of Richard  Shadler's catch

Caught By

Richard Shadler
4/28/2014 3:13:59 AM

Nailed this guy only 15 mins into it! 6lbs! 23.25" 10:38 pm 4/25/14 NW wind @ 10 to 15 gust's 3 fow. Clear sky's!

Catch Details

Channel Catfish

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Dead Shinner


    1. Swamp Mafia 0
      No problem. Thanks for the update. Its a great fish!
    2. Richard Shadler 0
      Thanks for the input @SwampMafia ,@fishingmatt ,@lainedillard.
    3. Richard Shadler 0
      My bad guys! Did a lil more research on it, it a channel. Surprised heck outta me found out somebody dumped a couple in about 5 years ago after they filled it back ...more up. This lake was drained for 3 year
    4. fishingmatt 0
    5. Swamp Mafia 0
      @fishingmatt its a channel cat, it has a forked tail, and bullheads do not.
    6. fishingmatt 0
      @SwampMafia watcha think? Mudcat or channel
    7. Richard Shadler 0
      The eye looks a lil big due to flash of camera.
    8. Richard Shadler 0
      It's a bull head for sure. There's no channels in that lake. I know, I've fished it since I was 10 yrs old.
    9. Joe Olsem 0
      Nice fish though!
    10. Laine Dillard 0
      @kcmadig world record is under 10 for bullhead
    11. Laine Dillard 0
      @IowaAnglers @dmyerswny the tail is forked and the bottom jaw is pulled back it's a channel
    12. kcmadig 0
      Is that really the record in pa? Thought it would be heavier! But its definately a nice cat
    13. Donald Myers 0
      The eyes are pretty big though.
    14. Donald Myers 0
      Looks like a bullhead to me...
    15. Donald Myers 0
      If that's a bullhead it's definitely a monster!
    16. ryan mcdowell 0
      It is a channel @IowaAnglers nice one at that
    17. Joe Olsem 0
      Caught this in Pennsylvania? The record is 4 lb 10 oz! Report it to dnr!!
    18. Joe Olsem 0
      Holy smokes!! I thought it was a channel! Is that state record?!
    19. Isaac Carey 0
      GeeeZ GIANT!
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