Opossum Regulations

Valid Permits

  • Furbearer Hunting and Trapping Permit
  • Archer's Hunting
  • Hunting and Fishing Permit
  • Small Game Hunting Permit
  • Trapping Permit

Season & Limits

Opossum

Primary Season: Sat, 11/15/2014 - Sat, 01/31/2015
Daily Limit: Any number
Possession Limit: Any number

Additional Information

Hunting with Dogs

The hunting of furbearers with dogs during daylight hours is prohibited statewide from Nov. 1 through the close of the November portion of the firearms deer season and during the antlerless portion in counties that are open during that portion.

Attention Fur Handlers

The Resident Fur Handlers Permit has been rescinded. Hunters and trappers with valid permits that allow the taking of furbearers may now possess, transport and sell furs throughout the year. Note: Only pelts taken by the permit holder may be possessed.

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