Scotsport UK

Hunting Seasons

Deer (Scotland)

Red Deer Stag: July 1st - October 20th.
Red Deer Hind: October 21st - February 15th.
Sika Deer Stag: July 1st - October 20th.
Sika Deer Hind: October 21st - February 15th.
Fallow Deer Buck: August 1st - April 30th.
Fallow Deer Doe: October 21st - February 15th.
Roe Deer Buck: April 1st - October 20th.
Roe Deer Doe: October 21st - March 31st.

Deer (England & Wales)

Red, Fallow, Sika Males: August 1st - April 30th
Red, Fallow Sika Females: November 1st - March 31st
Roe Deer Buck: April 1st - October 31st
Roe Deer Doe: November 1st - March 31st
Chinese Water Deer Male and Female: November 1st - March 31st
Muntjac Male and Female: No close season

Feathered Game (England, Wales & Scotland)

Grouse, Ptarmigan, Black game: August 12th - December 10th.
Grey Partridge & Red legged Partridge:
September 1st - February 1st.
Pheasant: October 1st - February 1st.
Woodcock: (Scotland): September 1st - January 31st..
Woodcock ( England & Wales): October 1st -January 31st.
Common Snipe: August 12th - January 31st.
Duck & Goose (Inland): September 1st - January 31st.
Duck & Goose (Foreshore): September 1st - February 20th.

Small Game

Brown Hare; Mountain or blue Hare: no close season.
Rabbit: no close season
Wood Pigeon: no close season