Baiting and Feeding Regulations
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 based on your hunting location.
For more information, refer to the VDGIF website.