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Game species in Virginia include small game, upland game birds, migratory game birds, waterfowl, turkeys, big game, and furbearers.

These furbearers may be trapped or hunted:

  • Bobcat
  • Coyote
  • Fox
  • Opossum
  • Raccoon
  • Skunk

These furbearers may be trapped but NOT hunted:

  • Beaver
  • Mink
  • Muskrat
  • Otter
  • Weasel