In some parts of Maryland, a person may kill any dog found pursuing a deer. (c) Pets or feral animals that are running-at-large and observed by an authorized person in the act of killing, injuring or molesting humans, livestock, or wildlife may be destroyed if necessary for public safety or protection of wildlife, livestock, or other park resources. Most state parks are pet friendly, however, most pets are not allowed in Back Bay National Wildlife Refuge. The alternative would be to never let him run off leash outdoors, but I think that this would be a shame. Pets are allowed in designated areas, must have proof of rabies vaccination, and must be leashed. Domestic dogs chasing deer and elk is an increasing problem in western Montana, according to Darrah. Personally, if you care about your dog, you wouldn’t let them run wild on others property, therefore I have no problem shooting them. I was actually pissed I could hear them bellowing from a mile away and was thinking they were going to ruin my hunt, but as they crossed the powerline I was hunting they pushed the most beautiful tall racked buck I had ever seen right across my food plot. Pets must be leashed and may not behave in a manner that threatens "resources.". Also have trespassing coonhunter problems. And, even though I understand it is in my dog’s nature to chase and kill things and he has strong instincts, I certainly don’t want to see him kill another critter! We left him lie there and walked home. 2. hunt on public roads or the right-of-way of public roads; except for certain reptiles and amphibians. After thinking about this some, I believe I fall into a small group of people who say they could not and would not shoot a dog UNLESS they were still-hunting or walking to or from a stand, and ran into a barking, snarling dog that was running wild and chasing deer and generally causing havoc, and seemingly not scared of people. Dogs may be used to chase deer for training purposes Oct. 1-Dec. 31, from 30 minutes before sunrise until 30 minutes after sunset, only in deer zones where dogs can legally be used for hunting deer during the modern gun deer seasons. A person shall not trap, hunt, or possess any animal taken from a wildlife sanctuary. It is unlawful for dogs to chase or pursue big game, however THE PGC RECOMMENDS THAT DOGS NOT BE SHOT UNLESS THEY ARE ACTUALLY IN THE ACT OF ATTACKING A BIG GAME ANIMAL AND THERE IS NO OTHER OPTION. This time he got into the DMZ but this hasn’t happened before. Under this legislation, the ministry’s conservation officers may charge dog owners and are authorized to destroy dogs found chasing deer if they cannot be called off the pursuit. Well one day my older brother and I were hunting groundhogs on our farm with our .22s when a cur comes running up to us barking and snapping. 1996, 256:2, eff. Any dog found running at large and which is actively tracking, pursuing, harassing, attacking or killing deer or any other big game animal may be destroyed without criminal or civil liability by the director, or any peace officer, or other persons authorized to enforce the Idaho fish and game laws. Growing up in the south I’ve heard many hunters make the same claims as you stated Mike about how any dog ruining their hunts was a dead dog, yet I never saw a hunter actually kill a pup. Pets must be under control at all times. This table, developed by Joyce Tischler of ALDF, summarizes the pertinent federal regulations and state laws related to dogs chasing wildlife. It was not uncommon back then for farmers in our area to let their farm dogs run loose, we did it too. Sure they shouldn’t be doing it on your property, but it seems worthy of consideration because dogs cant read maps and posted signs. Such person shall be fined not more than $100. A good number of people said they could never shoot a dog, even one harassing deer. It is unlawful for the owner of any dog to permit such dog to run at large if such dog is actively tracking, pursuing, harassing, attacking or killing any wildlife in a state-owned wildlife management area. There are a number of designated wildlife refuges, each with their own set of regulations. My buddy didn’t bother the dog and I’m sure over the next few days or so, it was recycled by either the coyotes or bobcats. Once I was bow hunting from the ground and before I knew it two rottweilers were behind me sniffing around only about 20 feet away from me. Dogs may not be used to hunt big game and may be charged with a misdemeanor (1st offense) or a felony (2nd offense) for doing so. A person having evidence of a dog chasing, killing, wounding or pursuing moose or deer or any other wild animal in closed season may present that evidence to the commissioner or any game warden. A state park officer may seize a dog or other pet running at large in a state park and may destroy the dog or other pet if it is mad, vicious, or harassing wildlife. (f) This section does not apply to dogs used by authorized Federal, State and local law enforcement officers in the performance of their official duties. Dogs and cats running at large on a national wildlife refuge and observed by an authorized official in the act of killing, injuring, harassing or molesting humans or wildlife may be disposed of in the interest of public safety and protection of the wildlife. There is an exception if the dog is protecting livestock. Pets are allowed in most state parks but must be under physical control at all times on a leash no more than eight feet long. Just three nights ago I was on my lease with my Wirehaired Pointing Griffon for a walk. So remember even if your not hunting with dogs they’re not always a bad thing, and maybe they’ll change your luck and outlook on them running through the woods one day. Violation of these conditions is prohibited. Sorry I forgot to post the name. Have grown to dislike it as its not much a sport killing a deer behind dogs, they are hunting, you are just killing… We are still hunters and spend an enormous amount of time, money and effort to manage our farm for trophy hunting. In Missouri, I believe you can only shoot a dog on your property if it is bothering your livestock or pets or you feel in danger. If any dog, at any time, shall maim, injure or destroy any wild animal protected by law, the owner thereof shall be fined the same amount which the statutes impose upon persons for killing the same animal contrary to law. 466:30-a Dog Control Law 466:31 Dogs a Menace, a Nuisance or Vicious 466:31-a Penalties 466:32 Officers' Fees Damages to Game 466:33 Dogs at Large 466:34 Pursuing Game, etc 466:35 Maiming Game 466:36 Killing Dogs Penalties, etc. It shall be unlawful to pursue or hunt bear or bobcat with the aid of a dog. 11-31-301 (d). Dogs: Any person may kill a dog pursuing or killing game in protected areas (no action may be taken against the person). Absolutely ruined his hunt that trip. On a very low setting she’ll turn and come back, whereas without the collar she’ll chase it until she doesn’t see it, then sniff around trying to find it for a minute before ever coming back. Except when using dogs to chase stock-killing predators, a person may not chase with a dog any of the game or fur-bearing animals as defined by the fish and game laws of this state. And, a problem that often leads to the death of the little creature who is being chased. http://www.oregon.gov/OPRD/PARKS/faq.shtml#Can_I_bring_pets_to_a_park__What_about_horses_pack_animals _. Pets must be leashed. It is a misdemeanor to allow a dog to take any protected wildlife or any nest or egg of protected wildlife. A person may not use a dog to hunt or trail deer. I used to have this problem with strays a lot where I hunted in Virginia years ago, and no doubt it is frustrating. I also took my second biggest buck which was a 145″ eight point being run by some other hunters walker hounds. Back in the late 1960s when I was just a snot nose kid. (2) Failing to crate, cage, restrain on a leash which shall not exceed six feet in length, or otherwise physically confine a pet at all times. Pets are not allowed at "wildlife management areas" - owners who bring pets to one of these areas may be convicted of a misdemeanor. Turned out the dog was a golden retriever that was nothing but skin and bones. Have a dog(s) chased deer and ruined your hunts? "When it's just chasing, the public isn't allowed to kill a dog," Raup said. Negligently allowing a dog on a game reserve is a misdemeanor. But, have dealt with them on many occasions. They are no different than coyote to me.. Any person who brings or permits to run at large his or her pets on any area where the game commission has not permitted them to run at large shall be guilty of a Class V misdemeanor. I went after them specifically and ran on to them chasing deer through the woods. It is a misdemeanor to allow a dog to take any protected wildlife or any nest or egg of protected wildlife. In my book, loose dogs are much more dangerous than any coyote, and we all hate coyotes. Pets must be leashed and may not behave in a manner that threatens "resources." Anyone unlawfully kills or injures protected wildlife is liable to the state for the value of the animal and may also be criminally prosecuted. This dog unfortunately, was left behind on purpose, by a jerk who was evicted from his rental house bordering my property for not paying rent. Entering a wildlife management area during daylight hours to train or exercise a dog may require the training or exercise to take place in certain restricted areas. If it’s a habit of them running deer across my place then I’ll shoot them. It is unlawful to permit or allow any dog to pursue any big game mammal during the closed season on such mammal, to pursue any fully protected, rare, or endangered mammal at any time, or to pursue any mammal in a game refuge or ecological reserve if hunting within such refuge or ecological reserve is unlawful. My land is tiny, 7.2 acres, so the morning was shot, but I figured oh well. No person shall knowingly or negligently allow any dog to pursue or molest any wildlife during any period in which the taking of such wildlife by the use of dogs is prohibited. Leashed pets are allowed in state parks. We fed him and got in contact with a rescue group for Golden retrievers and they came and took him. (c) Dogs, cats or other pets running at large may be impounded by the Superintendent. A game warden may shoot a dog who is pursuing a deer or moose close enough to endanger its life, or a fine may be issued. Pets must be on a leash or other physical restraint at all times. No wildlife shall be pursued, taken, killed, possessed or disposed of except in the manner, to the extent and at the time or times permitted by such rules and regulations; and any pursuit, taking, killing, possession or disposition thereof, except as permitted by such rules and regulations, are hereby prohibited. http://www.dnr.state.wi.us/org/land/parks/pets/ . On any game management area, public hunting area, or forest reserve or other lands under the jurisdiction of the department, predators (dogs or cats) deemed harmful to wildlife by the department may be destroyed by any means deemed necessary by the department. The unlawful use of a dog, preventing the dog from chasing or hunting deer, elk, or any endangered animal, is a misdemeanor and could result in the dog being declared a public nuisance, which allows fish and wildlife officers to destroy the dog without warrant or process. On any game management area, public hunting area, or forest reserve or other lands under the jurisdiction of the department, predators (dogs or cats) deemed harmful to wildlife by the department may be destroyed by any means deemed necessary by the department. TX PARKS & WILD § 62.0065, § 61.021, § 12.301, §12.306 and § 68.015. The deer are cold and struggling to survive while dogs are full of energy and ready to run. But everyone had the good sense to tie them up in hunting season. This is timely for me. It shall be unlawful to pursue or hunt bear or bobcat with the aid of a dog. A game warden may kill a dog found running, injuring, or killing any deer, elk, or game bird (eggs and nests) if immediate action is necessary to protect the animal. Something else to keep in mind is that in Mississippi there is a legal season to hunt deer with dogs. © 2020 Michigan State University College of Law. Any district game warden may kill any unattended dog harassing or killing big game. Varies from park to park, generally pets must either be caged, on a short leash, or are not allowed. Nuff said! Bud, my brother, hollered at him but the mutt backed us up against a stone fence row. http://www.iowadnr.com/wildlife/wmamaps/pubhunt.html, Pets must be caged or leashed. Unfortunately town people would drive out in the country and turn old Rover loose if they didn’t want him anymore. A person under age 17 who has lawful acces… No person shall knowingly allow a dog under their care to enter or remain upon a critical wildlife area during any period in which public access is prohibited by the order establishing such area. It is unlawful to permit or allow any dog to pursue any big game mammal during the closed season on such mammal, to pursue any fully protected, rare, or endangered mammal at any time, or to pursue any mammal in a game refuge or ecological reserve if hunting within such refuge or ecological reserve is unlawful. I personally know how it feels to have hunts ruined by them, and I also know how it feels when those random dogs run deer right to me. Leashed pets are allowed in Utah state parks. It seems that to shoot a dog for chasing a deer you would need a pretty good reason in a court of law. I just keep it quiet.. I then opened up on the rest of the group, killing 2 and hitting another hard before they got over the ridge and gone. http://www.state.tn.us/environment/parks/policies.shtml#pets . http://wyoparks.state.wy.us/rulesandregsfinal.pdf . I have searched the internet for case studies of gamekeepers in the Highlands shooting dogs chasing deer (not livestock, remember) and have found nothing. Recreational hunting is good for wildlife management. Owners are responsible for their dogs and any damage they may do to wildlife other than raccoon, fox, opossum or bobcat. Vermont law prohibits letting your dog run deer or moose and provides that a State Game Warden or other law enforcement officers may shoot a dog that is running deer. It is a misdemeanor to allow a dog to enter a game refuge. It’s a tradition as old as hunting in MS is and it’s every bit their right to use them. “Why would anybody kill a kid’s pet?” Pet or stray, some people don’t have the heart to shoot a dog. Any person violating this section shall be guilty of a misdemeanor except that any person violating any of the rules and regulations pertaining to record keeping requirements imposed on licensed fur buyers and fur dealers shall be guilty of an infraction and shall be fined not less than ten dollars nor more than one hundred dollars. He called the game commission and the people there told them point-blank that if you see a dog chasing deer on your property, not only should you shoot the dog but you have an obligation to do so. No person shall hunt or trap on a wildlife refuge. The division may bring a civil action against the owner of any dog inflicting death or injury to any big game and to small game, birds, and mammals for the value of each game animal injured or killed. Prefer to keep anonymous for legal purposes., I love dogs, have had them all my life. It is unlawful to hunt deer with dogs. Bud shot him between the eyes and as I recall I pumped another or two into his side. Anyone authorized to enforce Montana game laws may kill such a dog. (e) Pets may be kept by residents of park areas consistent with the provisions of this section and in accordance with conditions which may be established by the superintendent. (3) Leaving a pet unattended and tied to an object, except in designated areas or under conditions which may be established by the superintendent. 36 CFR § 1002.15 (pertaining specifically to Presidio Trust; wording virtually identical to above)), AL ST § 9-11-305 and AL ST § 9-11-306. In some areas of the South I’ve hunted, it’s an epidemic really. Turns out he knew the dogs owner and had brought the dog home to stud our bitch but he got out of the barn and headed home when we bumped into him. An impounded pet may be put up for adoption or otherwise disposed of after being held for 72 hours from the time the owner was notified of capture or 72 hours from the time of capture if the owner is unknown. It is unlawful for the owner of any dog to permit such dog to run at large if such dog is actively tracking, pursuing, harassing, attacking or killing any wildlife in a state-owned wildlife management area. Sess., c. 4, § 1; Acts 1990, c. 6, § 2. years ago. Dogs that behave dangerously. One of the neighbors of his farm just lets his dogs run loose. No person shall disturb, injure, or destroy a tree, plant, lawn, embankment, decoration, or other property or kill, injure, or disturb a waterfowl, water animal, bird, or game or fur-bearing animal, kept as a semidomestic pet upon an island or within the boundary lines of Buckeye Lake, Indian Lake, The Portage Lakes, Lake St. Marys, Guilford Lake, and Lake Loramie, or any other territory over which the state has jurisdiction or an embankment or state land adjacent thereto. No wildlife shall be pursued, taken, killed, possessed or disposed of except in the manner, to the extent and at the time or times permitted by such rules and regulations; and any pursuit, taking, killing, possession or disposition thereof, except as permitted by such rules and regulations, are hereby prohibited. As for myself, I would shoot a dog unless I could confirm that it is feral and/or dangerous. Dogs Chasing Other Animals is a BIG Problem! "Take" includes chasing, pursuing, or harassing with dogs. Owners are responsible for their dogs and any damage they may do to wildlife other than raccoon, fox, opossum or bobcat. One bow hunt, a buddy of mine was hunting my property in Missouri and he had a small to medium sized dog chasing deer by his deer stand. (a) A person may not enter in any manner on any State wildlife refuge without the consent of the Department or person in charge of the area of land or water. I had a .22 semi automatic and I dumped him instantly. http://www.southcarolinaparks.com/park-finder/parksfaq.aspx#Question6 . The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department reminds dog owners that they must keep their dogs under control to prevent them from chasing deer or moose. Code 68A-15.004 and 68A-19.005. I yelled and the big lead dog turned my way and snarled. For the purposes of this section "police dog" means a dog employed by or on behalf of a law enforcement agency. I would be heart broken if someone shot my dog, but I am also not willing to keep him tied up for his entire life – a bird dog needs time to run in the woods. I don’t like it but feel it’s something I have to do. External links to state DNR sites listing further rules are also provided. I don’t know but I would do it again under the circumstances. Under Pennsylvania’s Game and Wildlife Code, it is unlawful to allow domestic dogs to chase wildlife. (4) Allowing a pet to make noise that is unreasonable considering location, time of day or night, impact on park users, and other relevant factors, or that frightens wildlife by barking, howling, or making other noise. No person may allow a dog to take, chase, pursue, or kill any big game animal. commissioner may limit number of deer hunters. T I have not had to shoot one yet, nor do I want to but I will if the circumstances warrant it. Another time I was in the woods with friends (not hunting) a small buck came running by bleeding from the hind end and shortly after three dogs came by on the deer’s trail. At least one case has held this statute to be applicable to dogs chasing deer. I couldn’t do it just for the sake of hunting. It is an offence to allow a dog to attack or cause serious injury to a person or livestock, or to behave in such a way that makes a person worried that it might attack them. If I determine it is a feral dog it will get shot or a bigger dog that looks like it chases deer frequently. http://www.ndparks.com/Parks/rules.htm . 97b.325: deer stand restrictions. I’ll thin the herd on my property, but not on yours. Dogs chasing deer this time of year is an annual problem, according to a DNR report. June 10, 1996. CREDIT(S) Acts 1973, 1st Sp. Pets are not permitted on designated swimming beaches. Never had any more problems again, though I think the culprit was an old farm where people dumped strays and an old man let them stay and fend for themselves. It’s illegal to hunt foxes with a pack of dogs. A person shall not take, release, transport, sell, buy, or have in his or her possession game or any protected animal, whether living or dead, or parts of any game or protected animal, from this state or from outside of this state. No dog shall be permitted except on leash within any wildlife management area except in accordance with the rules and regulations promulgated by the commissioner of conservation and natural resources, and whoever shall be the owner of any dog at large within any wildlife management area shall be guilty of a misdemeanor. 3. store, transport, or abandon an unsecured firearm in a place where children can obtain (unsupervised) access to the firearm. The Department of Game, Fish, and Parks can seize and dispose of all dogs unlawfully used to take, pursue, or kill protected game. My dog likes to run off leash, but she’ll chase anything with fur. My dog is a trailing dog too so sometimes I have him in woods during deer season, but on a check cord. Hunting, running, or harassing any of the named classes of animals may result in the dog being put to death or the owner being charged with a misdemeanor. Jack I was writing my post at the same time as you, both bucks I mentioned below were shot in Mississippi. http://www.kdwp.state.ks.us/news/state_parks/park_regulations. It is unlawful to: 1. take, attempt to take, or possess wildlife resources within a protected length limit, in greater numbers, by other means, or at any time or place, other than as indicated within this guide or as may otherwise be provided by law. On the other hand I have seen beagles chasing deer which I don’t think is much of a threat. While this particular statute deals with animals in a broad sense, Pennsylvania law specifically addresses the protective use of deadly force against dangerous dogs. Natural Resources police officer may kill dog destroying game birds or mammals. I had two hunting dogs come on my property, weren't chasing deer but sure found my saltlicks pretty quick. A few years back I got into a ground blind and started unzipping the windows as quietly as possible. A peace officer may kill the dog without any liability. A person may not use a dog to hunt or trail deer. Pisses you off beyond belief, but not enough to kill one. I could tell they were hunting and how they did not see or smell me I don’t know but lets just say I had to change my underwear when I got home. A person may not use a dog to hunt or trail deer. (2) The Department may grant a special written permit, subject to revocation at any time, to any person regularly residing on lands included within any wildlife refuge to have any trap, dog, or gun on the refuge. I have had many dogs and am a dog lover also but I also love my deer. He called the game commission and the people there told them point-blank that if you see a dog chasing deer on your property, not only should you shoot the dog but you have an obligation to do so. Won’t lose any sleep over it, don’t care if they have a collar, don’t care if I know the owner. “If I really felt threatened and a dog started coming at me, then hell yes, I’d kill it,” one guy wrote. 97b.311: deer seasons and restrictions. Animals running at large may be disposed of by a peace officer in accordance to W.S. ' Between January 1 and July 14 a dog that is observed wounding, killing, or pursuing in a way that endangers big game may be killed by any person. Proof of rabies vaccination must be produced upon request. Pets are allowed in designated areas, must have proof of rabies vaccination, and must be leashed. Close in pursuit was a little brown dog. Leashed pets are allowed in Utah state parks. Deer are protected by the Deer Act 1991, an important piece of legislation which criminalises various activities. Any person violating this section shall be guilty of a misdemeanor except that any person violating any of the rules and regulations pertaining to record keeping requirements imposed on licensed fur buyers and fur dealers shall be guilty of an infraction and shall be fined not less than ten dollars nor more than one hundred dollars. I know there are lease laws and prohibitions about letting dogs run wild in many places, but I can’t imagine anybody in a fish and game department these days telling you, “Heck yeah, shoot those dogs!”. He was about 100 yards from me running a fence line and jumped three deer. I like for him to get some run time in the woods on our property. Signs shall be posted at the entrance to these areas alerting owners to such predator destruction programs. When we told Dad what happened he laid into both of us real good. No person may allow a dog to take, chase, pursue, or kill any big game animal. A dog owner may be fined $20 each time he lets his dog run at large in woods or fields. Dogs may not run at large chasing deer. Domestic dogs chasing deer is a recurrent problem in Minnesota, according to Hamm. If a a private individual were to kill a dog at large it could carry criminal or civil liability. Hunting, running, or harassing any of the named classes of animals may result in the dog being put to death or the owner being charged with a misdemeanor. I immediately went in after him calling for him but he kept following the trail and was gone for about an hour. Councils have bye-laws to show the areas where leashing is required, such as in public parks. Owners will be asked to remove noisy or dangerous pets or pets that threaten or harass wildlife. Have done so many times, and will continue to do so regardless of collared or not… My theory is, if you love your pet its your responsibility to keep them off my property, its true dogs don’t know boundaries, but their owners do. 36 CFR § 2.15 (Title 36 pertaining to Parks, Forests and Public Property). Know people who have done it. Pets are not permitted on designated swimming beaches. Pets must be leashed. Power is given to the local police juries (form of local government similar to county government) to regulate or prohibit dogs from running in the woods in order to protect wildlife. Vermont has a point system for hunting licenses similar to that used for driver's licenses. I can’t verify this, but if true, it must have been some old-school guy at the game department shelling out that advice. As you stated they can’t read property lines and are bound to mess up occasionally and cross property lines. In addition, loose pets may be seized Loose pets may be seized and are subject to local laws pertaining to stray animals. Leashed pets are allowed in state parks. No person may allow their dog to chase or kill big game. But here, it seems the problem is not nearly as bad as it was. “Suppose it was some kid’s pet that got loose one day and chased a deer,” one guy wrote. I’ll tell you that was 50 years ago and I still feel the hairs on my neck raise up when I think of how scared I was then. When he turned back up after dark he was covered in burrs and had slipped his collar. Florida Admin. A person may not in any manner molest or destroy any wild animal in a state protected wildlife management area. have hunted deer with dogs, its legal in VA where I live. Between Jan. 1 and July 14, a person other than a peace or conservation officer may kill a dog that has pursued, wounded or killed a big game animal. Pet owners who fail to properly control a pet or whose pet creates a public nuisance or other disturbance may be asked to leave the park or may be issued citations. Either way it’s against my code of ethics to shoot a pup. There is a schedule of fines describing the minimum restitution value of each protected animal. This seems reasonable to me. HISTORY. Owners are responsible for cleaning up after their pets. Except when using dogs to chase stock-killing predators, a person may not chase with a dog any of the game or fur-bearing animals as defined by the fish and game laws of this state. http://nysparks.state.ny.us/parks/ . OR ST § 501.015 and § 498.102. However, the trap, dog, or gun may not be used in hunting wildlife unless done under special permit from the Department for propagating purposes. 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