Most hardcore anglers know that perch eyes are one of the best baits for catching perch. It may seem a little grotesque, but it’s extremely effective. They are so good that tackle companies like Northland have designed their own soft plastic baits to replicate them, ie the Impulse Perch Eye.
In this video, North Dakota guide Cody Roswick demonstrates a simple, effective way to remove the eye of a perch. He also shows the best way to hook it up for maximum effectiveness.