The octopus hook is the most commonly used fish hook for anglers. It is characterized by a thick hook bar, wide hook door, short hook handle, and hook tip curved inward like an eagle beak. From the hook design, it is most suitable for fishing large individual fish such as carp, Especially octopus hook is almost always used when catching big fish, let’s take a look at what kind of fish octopus hook is suitable for fishing!
1. Carp
Octopus hook is suitable for fishing carp. Carp is a temperate freshwater fish native to Asia. It often lives alone or in small groups in calm and humus-rich ponds, lakes, and rivers. It is omnivorous and adaptable. When foraging Like a pig, it uses its mouth to eat small insect eggs in humus, plant seeds, fruits, etc. The largest individual can reach hundreds of catties.

How to catch carp

2. Perch
Octopus hook is suitable for fishing perch. Perch is a typical carnivorous fish. It is distributed in lakes, rivers, canals, swamps, and other water bodies all over the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau. It prefers to inhabit the middle and lower water bodies and areas with lush aquatic plants. To overwinter in the mainstream of a river or deepwater area of ​​a lake, the largest individual can reach tens of cities or even hundreds of catties.

3. Catfish
Octopus hook is suitable for catfish fishing. It is widely distributed in the middle and upper layers of rivers, bends, lakes, and reservoirs all over the country. It relies on the special structure of the gills to filter the plankton in the water. It is actively foraging and eating in spring, summer, and autumn. It is also big, and when the temperature drops in winter, it swims to the deepwater area to overwinter.

4. Sturgeon
The octopus hook is suitable for sturgeon fishing. Sturgeon is a carnivorous fish at the bottom. Generally, it does not swim to the middle and upper layers of the water. It is especially gluttonous in autumn, and the maximum can reach more than 70 kg.