15A NCAC 10B .0409      SALE OF LIVE FOXES AND COYOTES TO CONTROLLED FOX HUNTING PRESERVES

Licensed trappers may, subject to the restrictions on taking foxes in G.S.113- 291.4, live‑trap foxes and coyotes during any open trapping season for foxes and coyotes, and sell them to licensed controlled fox hunting preserves in accordance with the following conditions:

(1)           Licensed trappers are exempt from caging, captivity permit or captivity license requirements set forth in 15A NCAC 10H .0300 for any live‑trapped foxes or coyotes trapped for the purpose of sale to controlled hunting preserves.  This exemption shall apply during the trapping season and for a period of 10 days after the trapping season.

(2)           Licensed trappers are exempt from tagging requirements set forth in this Section so long as the foxes are kept alive. 

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 113‑134; 113‑273(g);113‑291.4;

Eff. January 1, 1992;

Amended Eff. July 10, 2010; June 1, 2004.