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I am playing heartgold. Will the ability static work while fishing to catch a Chinchou easier?

As stated on Bulbapedia, leading with a Pokemon using Static will force an Electric-type Pokemon to appear in wild encounters 50% of the time.

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Probably since there's nothing on any websites saying it won't work for fishing

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Yes, the ability Static can work on ChinChou.

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I think that the asker is asking about whether Static will cause Chinchou to be encountered more often, as Static causes Electric type Pokemon to be encountered when a Pokemon with it is at the front of the party.