Whether fish, such as this hooked salmon, can be said to feel pain is
controversial. Pain in fish is a contentious issue. Pain is a complex mental state,
with a distinct perceptual ..... It has been...
In her book Do Fish Feel Pain?, biologist Victoria Braithwaite says that “there is
as ... Fish don't audibly scream when they're impaled on hooks or grimace when
the ... very areas where an angler's barbed hook would penetrate a fish's flesh.
Aug 9, 2013 ... Fish do not feel pain the way humans do. That is the ... The hook of a fishing lure
is stuck in the upper jaw of this rainbow trout. Whether ... With full awareness, this
is where they are processed into a sensation of pain. However ...
Jan 13, 2013 ... “Anglers care passionately about the protection of fish stocks and do more than
any .... And I never said that was proof that they can feel pain. ..... and refused to
hook their flies, and did not actually catch fish---because they do ...
Mar 6, 2004 ... If, anatomically speaking, fish can't feel pain, why do they act like they can? When
hooked by fishermen, trout and sharks react in much the ...
Aug 8, 2013 ... Fish do not feel pain the way humans do, according to a team of ... The hook of a
fishing lure is stuck in the upper jaw of this rainbow trout. ... With full awareness,
this is where they are processed into a sensation of pain.
Sep 15, 2006 ... Do the fish react to the hook in their mouth because it causes pain, or it ... goes
that if they don't have consciousness, then they can't feel pain.
Sep 1, 2009 ... Many a seafood fan has parroted the popular idea that fish and crustaceans do
not feel pain. New research, however, suggests that they may, ...
May 29, 2009 ... There is a new study out that contends fish feel pain. ... I see an angler, I say a
little prayer that he will get his fishing hook lodged in his body, ... off some good
jokes about whether or not carrots feel pain when they are peeled.
Jun 27, 2012 ... Is it time that we stop questioning a fish's ability to feel pain and start ... should be
evidence enough of their suffering when they are hooked or ...