catfish 280 pounds

Dario Ferrari won’t tell us exactly where in Italy’s Po River he caught this gigantic catfish, but he does say it took him and his companions about 40 minutes, a boatload of strength and tons of patience to reel it in.

But don’t worry, after taking a few photos and videos of his prize catch he released it back into the river!

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