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The Spawn has Heated Up Around Here!

Been stopping by a pond when I get the chance for the last three days. Got pretty distracted there today, definitely need to catch up on some work! But the bass are bedding pretty strong, started out catching some bass around the beds and a few on the beds finessing a fluke. Was seeing some bruisers cruising outside the beds so decided to throw some shiners at them. It seems for the most part that the males are the ones locked on and the females are cruising outside the beds. Got one possible female finessing a fluke on a bed, the others casting shiners outside the bed.

The last fish I caught today was cruising outside the bed but didn't seem interested in eating my shiner or protecting the bed from it and spooking very easily. So I got the presumably male on my ultralight and kept it on the line. The female then started to shadow it, following it everywhere. I ditched my bobber and pitched a shiner at it, luckily got a reaction! That one was 4lb 3oz.

5lb 3oz

4lb 3oz

Another 4lb 3oz

And yet another 4lb 3oz


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