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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Roger Saunders' ray, dogfish, conger and bull huss catch added up to 100 points while Tom Williams managed 95 points with rays and dogfish.
I lost count after nine - mackerel, whiting, grey gurnard, tub gurnard, haddock, dogfish, spurdog, tope and bull huss.
Adrian Brown and his son Oli travelled over to Luce Bay where they had a great time fishing from On Yer Marks, taking tope to over 30lb, best 36lb, bull huss to 15lb, loads of spurdog to 17lb and pollock to 8lb, along with many other species.
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.
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.
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.
Within the bay itself, there are numerous species including rays, conger, bull huss, many types of flatfish, pollack, monkfish etc.
Kieran Jones, from Tylorstown, was the winner with a 16lb 7oz mixture of conger, pouting, bull huss and dogfish from Marcross while Tonyrefail tackle shop owner Steve Williams caught 9lb of small conger at Porthkerry to take third prize.
He snagged a ray of 9lb 3oz and his first conger at 10lb, while White took ray and a strap conger, Pearson landed a strap conger and a bull huss.
Mackerel are very small and catches are made up of odd tope, Bull Huss, Gurnard, Dabs, Whiting and Dogfish.