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After the Shot: Tips for Tracking and Recovering Deer, J.E. Roush Lake Fish & Wildlife Area
Start Date: 8/24/2019Start Time: 9:00 AM
End Date: 8/24/2019End Time: 1:00 PM
Event Description:

This classroom based workshop is designed to teach participants the best methods for tracking and recovering deer. The workshop is open to hunters of all experience levels. Participants must be at least 18 years old or accompanied by a parent or guardian to attend.

During the classroom portion of the workshop, participants will become familiar with:

  • Shot placement
    • Firearms vs. Archery equipment
  • After the shot
    • Reading animal reactions
    • Evaluating the shot site
    • Judging wait time

During the field portion of the workshop, participants will become familiar with:

  • Tracking technique
    • How to read blood trail
  • Tracking w/ dog
    • When to use
    • How to find a K-9 tracker
    • Raising and training

A portion of this workshop will be outside in forested areas. Please dress accordingly, long pants and sturdy boots are recommended.

There is no cost associated in attending this workshop. You are not required to have a hunting license to participate.

Pre-registration is required to participate in this workshop due to limited space. Register with the Red icon at the top right.

Location Information:
J.E. Roush Lake Fish & Wildlife Area  (View Map)
517 N. Warren Road
Huntington, IN 46750
Phone: (260) 468-2165
Contact Information:
Name: Jack Basiger
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State calendar classification:
  • Residents
  • Visiting and Playing
  • Agency Name:
  • Natural Resources, Department of

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