Wildlife & Hunting

Furbearer & Trapping

Trapping Season: November 1 - March 15 (All Furbearer species and Nuisance species)

Bag & Possession Limits: None

Trapping and Fur Dealer Licenses may only be purchased at any location that sells MS hunting/fishing licenses, as well as online, the Jackson Office, or any Regional Office, State Lake, or State Park.

Trapping License:

  • Resident $25.00
  • Non-Resident $205.00

Fur Dealer's License:

  • Resident $50.00
  • Non-Resident $205.00

Trapper Harvest Surveys

The deadline for returns is May 1.

Rules & Regulations

Trap Set Examples

Annual Fur Sale/Auction

The Mississippi Fur Trappers Association sponsors an annual fur sale/auction in Kosciusko, MS at the Kosciusko Coliseum on the last Saturday of February.  For additional information, contact the MS Trappers Association at (662) 563-6222.

Historical Trapper Harvest and License Data

Additional Furbearer Resources

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