If you can’t hook a fish, why not hook yourself? These guys learned the hard way how sticky-sharp their fish hooks really were!
Fishing comes with risks. One of those is finding your own flesh on an errant backcast, missed hookset, or clumsy tackle box spill.
Here is a collection of some painfully crazy fish hook accidents. Be prepared to cringe!
Warning: Not for the squeamish
15. Was he trying to shave with it?
14. Hey, there it is!
13. Can it get any worse?
12. Bummer, dude
11. Right in the nose
10. How’s this one coming out?
9. No more open-toed shoes, please
8. Kinda looks like he’s smiling…?
7. There are other ways to pierce that…
6. Popper in the thumb
5. Nice fly pattern, though
4. That’s gonna hurt
2. Pinkie Problems
1. And who can forget the priceless scene from There’s Something About Mary?
This puts a whole new spin or catch and release, doesn’t it?
Be safe, my fishing friends.