How to unhook pike quickly and easily

If you have ever wanted to start pike fishing, but haven't done so because you were unsure about - or even afraid to - unhook pike, this video is definitely for you.

Mick Rouse, Angling Times' chief photographer, is a serious fan of pike and can be found trying to catch them most weeks throughout the Autumn and Winter months.

He's landed countless pike and certainly knows how best to remove the hooks from the jaws of sharp-toothed predators without harming himself or - more importantly - the fish.

In this short video Mick explains which tools are the best for the job, catches a double-figure pike and then shows how to esnure the pike remains still for long enough for you to quickly and efficiently remove those treble hooks.

To watch the video, click on the image below.