15A NCAC 10B .0207      RABBITS

(a)  Open Season: The open season for taking rabbits shall be the Saturday before Thanksgiving Day through the last day of February.

(b)  Bag Limits: The daily bag limit for rabbits is five and there are no season and no possession limits.

(c)  Box-traps: During the hunting season specified in Paragraph (a) of this Rule and subject to the bag limits set forth in Paragraph (b) of this Rule, rabbits may be taken with box‑traps. A valid hunting license shall serve as a transportation permit for live rabbits taken pursuant to this Rule.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 113-134; 113-274; 113-291.1; 113-291.2;

Eff. February 1, 1976;

Amended Eff. July 1, 1987; July 1, 1986; July 1, 1985; July 1, 1984;

Temporary Amendment Eff. August 1, 1998;

Amended Eff. August 1, 2018; May 1, 2008; April 1, 1999.