collapse

Advertisement


Author Topic: How To Clean Grouse, Duck, Pheasant....  (Read 100489 times)

Offline Hunterman

  • Y.A.R. PRO FISHING TEAM MEMBER #1 MASTER BAITER
  • Non-Hunting & Covid-19 Topics
  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Old Salt
  • ******
  • Join Date: May 2007
  • Posts: 6126
  • Location: Spanaway, WA
Re: How To Clean Grouse, Duck, Pheasant....
« Reply #45 on: September 02, 2014, 11:09:42 AM »
Don’t you have to the head on the bird until you get it home? 

You are correct.

http://wdfw.wa.gov/wlm/game/water/mwug2009.pdf

Page 21,
"IT IS UNLAWFUL TO:
• Possess in the field or transport game birds
unless a feathered head is left attached to each
carcass, except falconry-caught birds."

Look on the "Definitions" page (pg. 16) under "Upland Game Birds" . "Grouse are not upland birds", the fether head rule does not apply to grouse.

Great info Ice. I wonder if a person could do this method on chickens?

Hunterman(Tony)
SOMR PEOPLE HAVE TO WAIT THEIR WHOLE LIFE TO MEET THEIR HUNTING BUDDY. I RAISED MINE.

Online CP

  • Trade Count: (+4)
  • Old Salt
  • ******
  • Join Date: Mar 2008
  • Posts: 5367
  • Location: Mukilteo
Re: How To Clean Grouse, Duck, Pheasant....
« Reply #46 on: September 02, 2014, 12:39:17 PM »
Don’t you have to the head on the bird until you get it home? 

You are correct.

http://wdfw.wa.gov/wlm/game/water/mwug2009.pdf

Page 21,
"IT IS UNLAWFUL TO:
• Possess in the field or transport game birds
unless a feathered head is left attached to each
carcass, except falconry-caught birds."

Look on the "Definitions" page (pg. 16) under "Upland Game Birds" . "Grouse are not upland birds", the fether head rule does not apply to grouse.

Great info Ice. I wonder if a person could do this method on chickens?

Hunterman(Tony)

Page 18 in this year’s regs:

IT IS UNLAWFUL TO:
…  Possess in the field or transport game birds unless a feathered head is left attached to each carcass, except falconry-caught birds.

Note the word “upland” does not appear in that.  Grouse are not an upland game bird but they are a game bird per WAC 232-12-004.  Maybe the regulation is not enforced but it is illegal to possess grouse in the field without a fully feathered head.


 


* Advertisement

* Recent Topics

Let’s see ur heavy pack out pics by phildobaggins
[Today at 03:37:39 PM]


WTS: Winchester Model 12, 16 gauge Custom by WALLEYEGUY
[Today at 03:37:25 PM]


Nightforce SHV 5-20? by BULLBLASTER
[Today at 03:31:32 PM]


Chewuch Quality Buck Tag by bigmacc
[Today at 03:26:21 PM]


What do you recommend for a 1/2 ton pickup? ~$25,000 by MHWASH
[Today at 03:25:10 PM]


Frank Church by WAcoyotehunter
[Today at 03:17:01 PM]


2021 Show Your BASS Off!! by elkrack
[Today at 03:03:00 PM]


WTB RL26 by Tball77
[Today at 02:49:51 PM]


Deep Cycle Batteries for sale by CP
[Today at 02:38:09 PM]


FS: Christensen Ridgeline 300 win mag PRICE DROP by jrebel
[Today at 02:06:33 PM]


Sig BDX 2.0 Scope/rangefinder combo by h20hunter
[Today at 01:44:28 PM]


Montana Alternate List by Karl Blanchard
[Today at 01:34:49 PM]


Good Memory Bucks by bigmacc
[Today at 01:27:54 PM]


FS ~ Trapping Mgazines by Trapper John
[Today at 01:23:27 PM]


2021, Pink Salmon, Timing Question by WAcoueshunter
[Today at 01:21:00 PM]


FS ~ Foxpro Scorpion Electronic Caller by Trapper John
[Today at 01:20:38 PM]


Watch out for those railroad tracks by HikerHunter
[Today at 01:02:56 PM]


New to coyote hunting questions! by rtspring
[Today at 12:48:25 PM]


Coyote Infestation- Trapper needed by ThomMedic
[Today at 11:22:43 AM]


2020 tooth lookup is up by blindluck
[Today at 11:06:30 AM]