Bear Dog Hunting and Training Reciprocity List

Pursuant to RSA 207:12-b, hunting with the use of bear dogs and/or training with bear dogs is allowed in N.H. for non-residents only if their state of residence allows the same activities for N.H. hunters. Following is a state-by-state reference list to check your status.

Please note: N.H. bear dog training is closed from March 1 - July 14.

This page was updated March 2015.

STATE

CONTACT

BEAR SEASON

HH Res. Use dogs

NH Res. Train w/ dogs

Alabama

(334) 242-3467

NO

NO

NO

Alaska

(907) 267-2257

YES

YES

NO

Arizona

(928) 367-4281

YES

YES

YES

Arkansas

(501) 223-6300

YES

NO

NO

California

(916) 653-4899

YES

YES

YES

Colorado

(303)297-1192

YES

NO

NO

Connecticut

(860) 424-3000

NO

NO

NO

Delaware

(302) 739-9910

NO

NO

NO

Florida

(850) 265-3676

NO

NO

NO

Georgia

(770) 296-9680

YES

YES

YES

Hawaii

(808) 587-0166

NO

NO

NO

Idaho

(208) 334-3700

YES

YES

YES

Illinois

(217) 782-6302

NO

NO

NO

Indiana

(317) 232-4200

NO

NO

NO

Iowa

(515) 281-5918

NO

NO

NO

Kansas

(620) 672-5911

NO

NO

NO

Kentucky

(800) 858-1549

YES

NO

NO

Louisiana

(225) 765-2989

NO

NO

NO

Maine

(207) 657-2345

YES

YES

NO

Maryland

(410) 924-1308

YES

NO

NO

Massachusetts

(617) 626-1650

YES

NO

NO

Michigan

(513) 373-1230

YES

YES

YES

Minnesota

(651) 296-6157

YES

NO

NO

Mississippi

(601) 432-2400

NO

NO

NO

Missouri

(573) 522-4115

NO

NO

NO

Montana

(406) 444-2452

YES

NO

NO

Nebraska

(402) 471-0641

NO

NO

NO

New Jersey

(908) 735-8240

YES

NO

NO

New Mexico

(505) 476-8046

YES

YES

NO

Nevada

(775) 688-1884

YES

YES

NO

New York

(518) 897-1326

YES

NO

YES

North Carolina

(919) 707-0010

YES

YES

YES

North Dakota

(701) 328-6300

NO

NO

NO

Ohio

(614) 644-3925

NO

NO

NO

Oklahoma

(580) 254-9173

YES

NO

NO

Oregon

(503) 947-6000

YES

NO

NO

Pennsylvania

(717) 787-4250

YES

NO

NO

Rhode Island

(401) 423-1920

NO

NO

NO

South Carolina

(803) 734-4002

YES

YES

NO

South Dakota

(605) 223-7660

NO

NO

NO

Tennessee

(615) 781-6500

YES

YES

YES

Texas

(512) 389-4846

NO

NO

NO

Utah

(801) 538-4700

YES

YES

YES

Vermont

(802) 241-3727

YES

NO

NO

Virginia

(804) 367-1000

YES

YES

YES

Washington

(360) 902-2200

YES

NO

NO

West Virginia

(304) 558-2758

YES

YES

YES

Wisconsin

(608) 266-2621

YES

YES

YES

Wyoming

(307) 777-4600

YES

NO

NO

 

 


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