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Title 10 : Conservation and Development

Chapter 113 : GAME

Subchapter 001 : GENERAL PROVISIONS

(Cite as: 10 V.S.A. § 4701)
  • § 4701. Use of gun, bow and arrow, and crossbow; legal day; dogs

    (a) Unless otherwise provided by statute, a person shall not take game except with:

    (1) a gun fired at arm's length;

    (2) a bow and arrow; or

    (3) a crossbow as authorized under section 4711 of this title or as authorized by the rules of the Board.

    (b) A person shall not take game between one-half hour after sunset and one-half hour before sunrise unless otherwise provided by statute or by the rules of the Board.

    (c) A person may take game and fur-bearing animals during the open season therefor, with the aid of a dog, unless otherwise prohibited by statute or by the rules of the Board. (Added 1961, No. 119, § 1, eff. May 9, 1961; amended 1997, No. 99 (Adj. Sess.), § 6; 2013, No. 78, § 12.)