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It is illegal to hunt, chase with dogs, or attempt to kill game birds and animals from a baited site. This includes using bait for the purpose of taking or attempting to take any wild game bird or animal by:

  • Occupying any baited blind or other baited location or…
  • Putting out bait or salt.

The VDGIF discourages the feeding of wildlife at all times. In addition, it is illegal to:

  • Feed bears at any time.
  • Feed deer and elk at certain times.

For more information, refer to the VDGIF website.