Hound Hunting Permit
Natural Resources and Energy Development
Hound hunting permits authorize individuals to hunt with hounds or train hounds for hunting.
You need a permit if you want to hunt or to train hounds to hunt:
Rabbit (varying hare)
Restrictions may apply.
If you are hunting rabbit, one of the following is required
- Fur harvester’s licence
- Resident small game licence
- Resident deer licence
You may only use a maximum of three hounds:
- To hunt fox or bobcat.
- To train hounds to hunt fox or bobcat.
Hounds must be approved to hunt raccoon, fox and bobcat.
Hunters are required to have a Fur Harvesters Licence.
Special regulations apply to hunting raccoon at night.
Hounds running at large can harm wildlife. As the owner, you can be prosecuted. Use a trained hound.