Upland and Small Game
To understand the hunting requirements in Virginia, you need to know the terminology used to refer to the different wildlife groups. Game species in Virginia include upland and small game, migratory game birds and waterfowl, turkeys, big game, and furbearers.
- Bobwhite Quail
- Ruffed Grouse
- Rabbit, including Appalachian Cottontail, Eastern Cottontail, and Marsh
- Squirrel, including Fox, Gray, and Red