How to remove a fishing hook

Here are three ways to remove a fishing hook from your hand.

Take a piece of fishing line and tie knots in both ends so you hand doesn't slip.

Fold it over.

Then, thread it through the bend of the hook and, most importantly, when you tug pull with all your might.

Also, push the head of the fly down as close to the skin as possible to release the barb.

Watch the video below:

We live in a world where facts and fiction get blurred
In times of uncertainty you need journalism you can trust. For only R75 per month, you have access to a world of in-depth analyses, investigative journalism, top opinions and a range of features. Journalism strengthens democracy. Invest in the future today.
Subscribe to News24
Voting Booth
Have you entered our Health of the Nation survey?
Please select an option Oops! Something went wrong, please try again later.
Results
Yes
28% - 9795 votes
No
72% - 24673 votes
Vote