There are a number of different ways to tie the Egg Sucking Leech.  Whether a wooly bugger, bunny leech or other, this pattern is effective in many different situations.  I will take you quickly through a sparse bunny leech tying demonstration so you have a feel how to get started.

Take a look at the video below and then check back in with me.  I’d love to hear if you found this video helpful.

Click here to watch the Egg Sucking Leech video:

Egg Sucking Leech Materials

  • Tail: Black crosscut rabbit strip
  • Body: Peacock Hurl
  • Flash:  Purple Flashabou
  • Collar: Purple Saddle Hackle
  • Head: hot red chenille
  • Thread:  Black 6/0 Uni Thread
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Conclusion

Thats’ all there is to tying the Egg Sucking Leech.  Do you have any questions?  If you do, send me your questions here or leave a comment below.

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