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Please allow four weeks to process your permit. If after four weeks you still have not received your permit, please call 800-858-1549.
The commercial foxhound training enclosure permit authorizes all fox chasing on the permitted area as a field trial if a fox is not captured or killed. This means a Kentucky hunting license is not required by residents or non-residents who participate in
fox chasing within the enclosure.
A person shall not take any wildlife, including fox, within an enclosure except under legal statewide seasons, methods, and license requirements.
Fox held for release into an enclosure shall be obtained and confined pursuant to
301 KAR 2:081.
A commercial foxhound training enclosure shall:
Commercial foxhound training enclosure permits are valid for a period of one (1) year from the date of issuance.
An applicant for a commercial foxhound training enclosure permit shall:
Commercial Foxhound Training Enclosure Permit Application