Leashed tracking dogs are ready to help
MONTPELIER — The Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department is providing the following list of certified leashed tracking dog owners who volunteer during the hunting seasons to help hunters locate deer or bear that have been shot during hunting season but not yet recovered.
The leashed tracking dog owners, who provide their services free of charge, must pass an extensive exam administered by Fish and Wildlife in order to be certified and licensed to provide their services.
The full list, which may be updated during hunting seasons, is available on the Vermont Fish and Wildlife website vtfishandwildlife.com.
Local area trackers are:
Matt Bourgeois Whiting, VT 802-989-2213
Steven Bourgeois Bridport, VT 802-989-0026 or 802-758-2526
Matthew Anderson Orwell, VT 802-578-9117