White-spotted Puffer

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White-spotted Puffer

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Re: White-spotted Puffer

Post by Peace » Fri Feb 25, 2011 9:35 pm

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Re: White-spotted Puffer

Post by fishingboy » Fri Feb 25, 2011 10:06 pm

can puffer fish put up a good fight ?

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Re: White-spotted Puffer

Post by limfish » Sat Feb 26, 2011 6:24 pm

they can....the 5kg ones espcially!
But when lifted out of the water they immediately puff up.
Urrrgh, no time to fish now~

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Re: White-spotted Puffer

Post by Peace » Sat Feb 26, 2011 8:40 pm

fishingboy wrote:can puffer fish put up a good fight ?
Relative to its size, it's a poor fighter compared to many fishes. They can do a few short burst but that's about it, the annoying thing about large puffer is that they may challenge you again immediately after you release them. :shiftyeyes:

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Re: White-spotted Puffer

Post by Grawpy » Tue Mar 01, 2011 10:28 am

The one that I caught above also puffed up when removing from water. Landed it, but when I went to take my pliers to de-hook it, it cut my 30 lb line and was squirming away twisting and turning on it's inflated stomach. Couldn't find the hook so let it go just like that...
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Re: White-spotted Puffer

Post by cooler » Wed Oct 19, 2016 4:37 pm

:rant: Grawpy, reason it cut your line as it has beak like teeth!
Got to catch'em all! :D

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Re: White-spotted Puffer

Post by cooler » Wed Oct 19, 2016 4:38 pm

I didn't mean to put the angry face
Got to catch'em all! :D

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Re: White-spotted Puffer

Post by Grawpy » Wed Oct 19, 2016 5:22 pm

Wow I got a reply after 5 years :D
Yes Puffer has super strong beak teeth and poisonous so I had used the pliers.
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