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Re: what is this? [Re: cal74] #5456001 07/25/11
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I called my old buddy from just south of Green Bay and he said....

Sheepshead is a Drum....simple, it's a regional (up north) nick-name


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Re: what is this? [Re: cal74] #5456736 07/25/11
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Common names for mammals, fish, plants can get interesting as you will see for the common names listed for this fish.

The look for the Bowfin on the net as shown by tedhorn.

Try this for a start:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Freshwater_drum

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Some spelling errors can be corrected by a vowel movement.
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Re: what is this? [Re: LouisB] #5457117 07/25/11
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we call them sheephead in lake erie catch them all the time when trolling for walleye.

Re: what is this? [Re: northern_dave] #5463592 07/27/11
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Originally Posted by northern_dave
guess I'm calling it a drum.


Yep...Sheepshead if you live in WI.


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Re: what is this? [Re: tzone] #5479919 08/01/11
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don't forget the Ivory in their head.

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Re: what is this? [Re: northern_dave] #5482590 08/02/11
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Fresh water drum, in W. Texas they call them Gaspergoo, ?? Drum seems simple enough. Caught one this week on a slab fishing for White bass.

Re: what is this? [Re: BGunn] #5485591 08/03/11
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Don't know about the freshwater variety, but salt water drums are prime eating.


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Re: what is this? [Re: northern_dave] #5487508 08/03/11
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Re: what is this? [Re: stxhunter] #5488270 08/04/11
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Something clever here.

Re: what is this? [Re: northern_dave] #5488297 08/04/11
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about 3 pounds... grin


He spoke in tears of 15 years his dog and him traveled about. The dog up and died. She up and died....After 20 years he still grieves.
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Re: what is this? [Re: ingwe] #5488406 08/04/11
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Re: what is this? [Re: 5sdad] #5488546 08/04/11
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writing...


He spoke in tears of 15 years his dog and him traveled about. The dog up and died. She up and died....After 20 years he still grieves.
Re: what is this? [Re: ingwe] #5488609 08/04/11
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And then there is the sad case of the missing mattabaybee.


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nothing.....














How am I doin'...? grin


He spoke in tears of 15 years his dog and him traveled about. The dog up and died. She up and died....After 20 years he still grieves.
Re: what is this? [Re: ingwe] #5488640 08/04/11
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Great! smile

Are you sure that you weren't in one of my classes somewhere along the line?


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Re: what is this? [Re: 5sdad] #5488646 08/04/11
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No...but I teach too....... wink


He spoke in tears of 15 years his dog and him traveled about. The dog up and died. She up and died....After 20 years he still grieves.
Re: what is this? [Re: ingwe] #5493887 08/05/11
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thought your dogs were the teachers?


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Re: what is this? [Re: rattler] #5493946 08/05/11
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They taught me everything I know.... grin


He spoke in tears of 15 years his dog and him traveled about. The dog up and died. She up and died....After 20 years he still grieves.
Re: what is this? [Re: northern_dave] #5494436 08/05/11
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Re: what is this? [Re: 5sdad] #5494916 08/06/11
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"Why didn't you pay me?" or words to that effect.....


He spoke in tears of 15 years his dog and him traveled about. The dog up and died. She up and died....After 20 years he still grieves.
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