DID YOU KNOW……?
The oldest fish hook ever found dates back to about 42,000 years ago.
(And not available in our shop!)
An estimated one third of male fish in British waters are changing sex due to pollution in human sewage.
(So women can put up with more crap then?…figures)
Most fish have taste buds all over their body.
(Wish I had…chocolate body paint…mmmm)
Relative to their body size, fish have small brains compared to most other animals.
(So do many humans I know)
Over 1000 fish species are threatened by extinction.
(Well its not through my fishing that’s for sure!)
There's a species of fish called "Slippery Dick".
(Wonder how they came up with that?)
Fish in polluted lakes lose their sense of smell
(Makes sense that boilies smell like they do)
Samsung – the world’s biggest electronics company – began as a dried fish exporter
(Brainstorming at its finest!)
A fish does not add new scales as it grows, but the scales it has increase in size. In this way, growth rings are formed and the rings reveal the age of a fish
(Ahhh just like a tree)
"If people concentrated on the really important things in life, there'd be a shortage of fishing poles". Doug Larson