legal to hunt with?

Discussion in 'Large-Bore/Small-Bore Rifle/Shotgun' started by soundguy, Nov 16, 2012.

  1. Alpo

    Alpo Well-Known Member

    Feb 3, 2007
    NW Florida
    Here the shotgun plug is only for migratory birds. Native - quail or turkey - can be as much as you can cram in the gun. Ducks and dove is three-max.

    There's a 5-round max on centerfire semi-auto deer rifles. My 24" 44/40 lever with a 14-round capacity is fine, but M1 Carbine is 5-round max. Used to be that was for deer and bear, but I don't think you can hunt bear here anymore, to that would be just for deer. Pig doesn't have (to my knowledge) any magazine limits.
  2. 2000ShadowACE

    2000ShadowACE Member

    Mar 22, 2012
    Eastern Iowa
    In Iowa we can only use centerfire rifles of at least .24 caliber in the southern two tiers of counties during the January antlerless season. otherwise it's shotgun or muzzle loader only.

  3. DixieLandMan

    DixieLandMan Member

    Oct 18, 2011
    Alabama it is any centerfire caliber using mushrooming ammunition. Each county has different regulations for buckshot though.
  4. gad1111

    gad1111 Member

    Nov 25, 2009
    Swanton, Ohio
    In Ohio it's shotgun (3 round max) this week and weekend in mid December, black powder is 4 days in early January and bow or crossbow late September to early February. Using a rifle is a big fine and loss of hunting privileges. If you want to wast a lot of time
    I'd stack Ohios hunting regs against any state for restrictions

  5. Gene Seward

    Gene Seward Member

    Mar 30, 2007
    Batesville, Arkansas
    I have to disagree with Dog on this one. You must not do any bow hunting cause a good sharp broadhead can deal death very quickly and not make much noise. It makes a heck of a hole also.
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