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Hairwing Blue Doctor 

Name Hairwing Blue Doctor
Category Atlantic Salmon
Hook Gamakatsu, T10-6H, #1
Tip Extra-fine oval, silver tinsel
Tag Bright yellow floss
Tail Golden pheasant crest
Butt Red wool
Rib Medium oval, silver tinsel
Body Blue Doctor floss
Throat Light blue hackle
Wing Natural fox squirrel tail
Cheek Jungle cock eye
Head Black

Hairwing Blue Doctor was tied by Contributing Fly Tyer John Wood. Take a look at his contributor page, The Flies of John Wood, to see many more of his flies.

John's Notes: This pattern is an expedient version of the full dress Blue Doctor. This elegant, fishable fly is not only effective on salmon it has also proved to be just as effective on sea-run and land-locked trout.

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