Lesser Spotted Dogfish (Scyliorbinus canicula) The Lesser Spotted Dogfish "Doggie" for short can be found feeding close to the shore. The Dogfish have eyelids and a very rough skin, the best way to handle a Dogfish is to grab it by its head and tail to prevent it climbing your arm. Baits: By far the best and commonly used is frozen sandeels but also Mackerel strips and other fish baits work well.
Boat Captured Dogfish Record 4-06-08 Port Logan, Scotland G Griffiths 1994
Shore Captured Dogfish Record 4-15-03 Abbey Burnfoot Kirkcudb. S Ramsey 1988
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