Media Image Title Hunting & Trapping Link Buy a Permit Title Featured Topics Title Telecheck Subtitle Telecheck your deer or turkey Body Telecheck with the MO Hunting app or using a phone or internet. Title Hunter Education Subtitle Hunter Ed Body Hunter education is required to purchase a firearms hunting permit in Missouri. Get more information about the details on hunter education requirements. Title Bear and Elk Permit Application Body Bear Permit Application and Elk Permit Application starts May 1st. Results are available beginning July 1 Title Wild Game Recipes Subtitle Browse recipes for Missouri's wild game and edibles Body You had fun hunting, catching or gathering your quarry - now have more fun cooking and eating it. Title Hunting Seasons Pagination Previous page ‹‹ Page 6 Title Popular Species Badger Bear Beaver Bobcat Coyote Crow Deer Dove Elk Fox Frog Goose Groundhog Mink Muskrat Opossum Otter Pheasant Quail Rabbit Raccoon Sora and Virginia Rail Squirrel Striped Skunk Teal Turkey Waterfowl Wilson's Snipe Woodcock Title In this section Link or File Link Species A-Z Description In-depth guides to every huntable species in Missouri. Link Permits Description A comprehensive listing of available permits, filterable by species. Link Where to Hunt & Shoot Description Find great places to hunt in Missouri. Link Wildlife Diseases Description Learn about diseases, infections, and parasites that can infect Missouri wildlife. Link or File Link Seasons Description A comprehensive listing of hunting and trapping seasons in Missouri. Link Trapping Description How-to information about trapping in Missouri. Link Hunter Education & Skills Training Description Hunter education is required for firearms hunting in Missouri. Find opportunities near you. Link Events Description MDC offers classes and workshops for beginners and experienced hunters wishing to advance their skills. Find upcoming events near you. Link or File Link Regulations Description A one-stop shop for regulations information, filterable by species. Link Trophies & Certificates Description Commemorate and share your harvest. Link Wild Game Recipes Description You had fun hunting, catching or gathering your quarry - now have more fun cooking and eating it. Browse recipes for Missouri's wild game and edibles.