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DNR Rigging Antlers with GPS and Cameras to Catch Early Shed Hunters

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Don’t shed hunt too early or you might get caught with a rigged antler. 

Wildlife officials are deploying antler decoys to catch and deter antler poachers, according to a circulating Facebook post. In many western states, there are laws in place that prevent shed hunting before May 1.

See the post from Diamond Z Outdoors:

PLEASE READ AND SHARE! I’m sure by now most have seen this picture circulating Facebook. Honestly I’m torn on the…

Posted by Diamond Z Outdoors on Wednesday, February 21, 2018

What’s the purpose of shed hunting regulations?

Well, the goal is to help minimize stress for animal herds.

What are your thoughts on states doing this?

Be sure to check your state’s laws and dates for shed hunting regulations before hitting the hills.

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DNR Rigging Antlers with GPS and Cameras to Catch Early Shed Hunters