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For more information on
hunting, please contact the
WDFW Wildlife Program.
Phone: 360-902-2515
wildthing@dfw.wa.gov

 

 

 

Small Game & Trapping

REGULATIONS & SEASONS

SMALL GAME SPECIES
  • Bobcat • Raccoon
  • Coyote • Cotton Tail & Snowshoe Hare
  • Fox • Red Fox

Closed Statewide, Year round
• Lynx
• Pygmy Rabbit & Jack Rabbit

Cannot Be Hunted - See Trapping regulations
Mountain Beaver, Beaver, Badger, Weasels, Marten, Mink, Muskrat, and River Otter

TRAPPING

HUNTING PROSPECTS

FALCONRY

GAME MEAT SAFETY

GAME MANAGEMENT (Management Plans, Harvest Reports, etc.)

OTHER INFORMATION

 

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