nursehound

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Related to Bull huss: smooth hound, Greater spotted dogfish

nursehound

(ˈnɜːsˌhaʊnd)
n
(Animals) a species of European dogfish, Scyliorrhinus caniculus
[C20: nurse (shark) + hound1]
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The Starling family were to the fore in the Penarth SAC competition when Paul Starling beached a bull huss and a conger at Ranny Pool to win with 5lb 14oz and his uncle Ray fishing alongside caught a 4lb conger for second place.
Blue Planet Aquarium, in Cheshire Oaks, is home to one of Europe's largest collection of sharks and rays, with more than 40 different species on display from native dogfish and bull huss to tropical lemon and three-metre-long sand tiger sharks.
To which family of fish do the dogfish and bull huss belong?
Wayne Comben and Graeme Pullen were chugging along in their boat looking for small tope and bull huss when the beast suddenly broke the surface and went into a feeding frenzy on their bait.
Keelan landed bull huss, conger, cod, rockling, pouting and dogfish before latching on to the prize catch of the day, a 20lb 8oz thornback ray.
Then suddenly after a 10-minute tussle on light tackle, Nigel landed this 10lb 3oz bull huss.
A quite rare fish for this shoreline was a bull huss of 3lb 8oz taken from Hendon by Tony Thompson and another rarity came aboard Sarah JFK - a squid of more than 4lb.
Within the bay itself, there are numerous species including rays, conger, bull huss, many types of flatfish, pollack, monkfish etc.
Derek Gooch, from Penygraig, had dogfish, bull huss and cod for his 88 points and Neil Gilbert finished in third place with 64 points.
Mackerel are very small and catches are made up of odd tope, Bull Huss, Gurnard, Dabs, Whiting and Dogfish.
Glasgowangler Campbell W GLASGOW angler Ian Campbell, a member of the Silver Lure Sea Angling Club, landed this magnificent bull huss after an exciting 10-minute tussle off Portpatrick.