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Furbearers & Trapping

Many fortunes were made when the first mountain men started trapping in the western regions of our country. This rich heritage opened the way for settlers going from one ocean to another. For years the Native Americans knew of the plentiful bounty provided by this great land.

Furbearing animals include raccoon, mink, badger, muskrat, opossum, weasel, bobcat, beaver, skunks and foxes to name a few. Check the current hunting regulations for each species to be taken.

Furbearer/Trapping Regulations

NOTE: In addition to an annual trapping license, a special bobcat-raccoon-gray fox license is required for all who take these species by any means unless exempt. See the current Oklahoma Hunting Regulations Guide for complete details. Fur dealers and bobcat/river otter check stations are listed below.



Hunting Safety & Tips


Watch Learn to Hunt-Trapping 2023 on YouTube.
Learn to Hunt-Trapping 2023
Watch Coyote Hunting 101 - Tips, Tactics, and a Double Down Coyote Hunt on YouTube.
Coyote Hunting 101 - Tips, Tactics, and a Double Down Coyote Hunt
Watch Coyote Hunting Tips and Tricks 101 on YouTube.
Coyote Hunting Tips and Tricks 101
Watch Trapping Techniques and Tips, Part 2: How to Bait (599) on YouTube.
Trapping Techniques and Tips, Part 2: How to Bait (599)
Watch TRAPPING COONS (Tips & Tricks) on YouTube.
TRAPPING COONS (Tips & Tricks)



ATTENTION: Department installations will not be reliable locations to have bobcat/river otter tagged for this season. Please utilize private tagging stations (listed below) or your local Game Warden to have your bobcat/river otter tagged.


Fur Dealers 2020/2021

Last updated Jan. 14, 2022

NameCityStateZIPPhone NumberBusiness Name
Charles W. McAmisArapahoOK73620580-331-7879McAmis Fur Co.
Gaylen OppelWatongaOK73772405-614-2764Bittercreek Fur Co.
Glen JohnsonSouth HavenKS67140620-326-0270KanOkla Fur Co.
Gordon L. CampbellSeilingOK73663580-922-5416Campbell's Fur
Jeb HollingsheadCrowderOK74430918-429-4648Okie Cable and Trap Supply
Michael O JaggersWetumkaOK74883405-712-0700The Fur Shed - Wetumka
Noah SmithElmore CityOK73433405-207-8235Washita Fur Company
Toby L CampbellSeilingOK73663580-922-5021Campbell's Fur
Troy JesterPawhuskaOK74056918-214-4738T&C Fur
Derik WebsterChelseaOK74016918-798-7561 
John JonesKellyvilleOK74039918-629-8469JW Fur Traders
Nicholas NilesEl RenoOK73036405-246-8942Golgotha Skull Mounts
Michael JonesKellyvilleOK74039918-271-8177JW Fur Traders
Trevor BoundsEdmondOK73003405-919-8101Redbeards Wildlife Solutions LLC


Bobcat and River Otter Public Tagging Stations

Last updated Jan. 14, 2022

Business Name Contact Address City Telephone County
Apple Road Brad Thomure 1534 E. North Ridge Dr. Vinita 918-944-8673 Craig
Backwoods Taxidermy Mike Chain 11600 S.E. 44th St. Oklahoma City 405-820-5986 Oklahoma
Bittercreek Fur Company Gaylen Oppel 603 Circle Dr. Watonga 405-614-2764 Blaine
Bubba's Outdoor Sports Valerie Wieland 300 E. Cedar Crest Rd. Rose Hill 316-371-6312 Kay
Campbell Fur Gordon Campbell P.O. Box 187 Seiling 580-922-5416 Dewey
Cooper's Furs Matthew Cooper 25731 Rock Jail Rd. Bokoshe 918-974-9317 Le Flore
Derik Webster Derik Webster 20300 E. Hwy 28A Chelsea 918-798-7561 Rogers
McAmis Furs Charles McAmis Box 292 Arapaho 580-331-7879 Custer
Melvin Hart Taxidermy Melvin Hart 12 N. Richland Rd. Yukon 405-550-8137 Canadian
Nabatak Outdoors Kara Rowe 200 Maiden Ln. Claremore 918-342-5000 Rogers
Okie Cable & Trap Supply Jeb Hollingshead P.O. Box 195 Crowder 918-429-4648 Pittsburg
Oklahoma Wildlife Control Reginald Murray 36175 Pinehill Rd. Bristow 918-694-8190 Creek
OutWest Taxidermy Marc Mosier 11104 S. Payne Rd. Mustang 405-255-1849 Canadian
Peaceable Creek Fur & Taxidermy Dakota Harmon 841 S. Peaceable Rd. McAlester 918-421-1313 Pittsburg
T & C Fur Troy Jester 310 Prudom Pawhuska 918-214-4738 Osage
Terry's Taxidermy Terry Mayberry 9201 W. Reno Ave. Oklahoma City 405-787-7883 Oklahoma
The Fur Shed-Wetumka Michael O. Jaggars P.O. Box 344 Wetumka 405-452-3024 Hughes
Washita Fur Company Noah Smith 31500 E. C.R. 1650 Elmore City 405-207-8235 Garvin
Whited Way Taxidermy Bill Whited 33120 David Dr. Shawnee 405-623-5881 Pottawatomie