Dove

Multiple dove-baiting citations issued opening weekend by LDWF

39 tickets written Sept. 1-3, agency says
September 06 at 6:32pm
Growing sunflowers and mowing portions of the field prior to opening day can be just the thing for good dove hunting.

Safety tips for opening day of dove season

If the field you’re invited to just doesn’t feel right, don’t hunt it
September 01 at 7:00am
Louisiana’s dove season opened on Sept. 2, and the daily limit is 15 birds.

The dos and don’ts of dove hunting

Don't get caught inadvertently hunting over a baited field
September 22, 2017 at 3:00pm

LDWF cancels dove field hunts in DeRidder and Ragley

Excessive rainfall from Hurricane Harvey blamed for closure; Tangipahoa Parish hunt still on
August 31, 2017 at 8:51pm
Dove season kicks off Saturday, Sept. 2 statewide, and the daily bag limit is 15. The season opens 30 minutes before sunrise, except for opening day of the first split on most WMAs and LDWF leased fields, where shooting begins at 12 noon.

Despite Harvey’s distractions, dove season opens Saturday

Hunters limited to non-toxic shot size 6 or smaller on state WMAs and LDWF dove fields
August 29, 2017 at 5:53pm