Guidelines for humane dispatch of downed ducks

Responsible duck hunting requires downed ducks to be immediately recovered and dispatched humanely.

This guide has been developed to aid hunters when choosing a method that they feel confident and comfortable to perform.

While there are several ways to humanely dispatch downed ducks, the methods in this guide are considered best practice.

Download the cevical dislocation method fact sheet here

Download the pithing method fact sheet here

Download the full guide here