The Wildlife Code of Missouri is available online as part of the Code of State Regulations and is published by the Missouri Secretary of State. Printed versions are available at permit vendors statewide.
Download, print, and fill out this application to own ring-necked pheasants and bobwhite quail for personal use only and not for sale, and to own one game mammal purchased from a licensed Missouri wildlife breeder.
MDC protects and manages Missouri's fish, forest, and wildlife resources. We also facilitate your participation in resource-management activities, and we provide opportunities for you to use, enjoy and learn about nature. Read more about our mission.