Fish Sniffer On Demand Digital Edition Issue 3620 September 15-30, 2017 - Page 8

6 Sept. 15 - 30, 2017 Hunting Journal VOL.36 • ISS. 20 Vol. 36 - Iss. 20 Pg. 6 D Fish Sniffer Raahauge’s Bird Hunt December 2! odgers do three things that attract fish and trigger strikes. They create vibration and flash. And they can impart an erratic surging motion to lures and baits, depending on how far you rig them behind the dodger. It is thought that the vibration put off by dodgers is similar to those put off by feeding fish. Fish like trout and salmon have a strip of nerves along the lateral line that allow them WATERFOWLER 16 PULL THE TRIGGER ON THIS GREAT DEAL BY CALLING US TODAY! HURRY! SALE ENDS SOON!! 40 hp Mercury 4-Stroke Engine • EZ-Loader Trailer Easy To Finance • Call Now For Sale Prices! 3620 B B’S MARINE 1608 Oakdale Road • Modesto, CA 95355 (209) 551-2165 • to pick up and analyze vibrations in the wa- ter around them. When the lat- eral line picks up vibrations that sound like fish feeding, predatory gamefish, being the opportunists they are home in on the sound hoping to pick up an easy meal. Over the past several years I’ve found myself running herring dodgers from the Gold Star line up more and more. Gold Star dodgers feature quality hardware and consis- tent performance. My hands down bar none favorite dodger for landlocked kings is the Gold Star 6 inch herring dodger. This dodger comes in a long list of co