If you come across a big game animal with antlers. Are you allowed to keep the rack?


Possession and Sale of Wildlife Found Dead:
Big game animal parts, such as hides, horns – except horns from bighorn sheep – bones, antlers and teeth, of deer, elk, moose, pronghorn, mountain goat, black bear, mountain lion and gray wolves that have died of natural causes, including legally salvaged road kill, may be recovered, possessed, purchased, bartered, sold or transferred. If sold, black bear and mountain lion parts must be accompanied by documentation on how they were obtained.
Protected species of wildlife that have died of natural causes are considered property of the state and may not be possessed.

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Wednesday, May 22, 2013 - 8:46 AM MDT