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Anybody had any luck trolling helidawgs, bulldawgs, or any other plastic bait? You always here about trolling crankbaits or spinnerbaits, what about plastics?

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i have done it dont have much faith in it.. if anything we would jerk troll them every now and then.. i have never seen one caught on the strait retreive. Not to say that it dont happen but they always seem to smash it on the pause

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You could troll them like jerk baits over the edge of weed beds... right on the drop off where the weeds meet deep water.

This would NOT be a put the rod in the rod holder and have a beer type trolling. You would pump the rod work the lure while you troll them.

Good luck.

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Use a rod that allows a good hookset since you'll be trolling slow, and don't stop the boat right away when you get bit, two mistakes I made my first few times trolling the dawgs.

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