British Columbia

They do not differentiate hunting and recovery of hunted game animals.

2022 to 2024 Hunting and Trapping Synopsis (page 12)


The use of dogs is permitted in the hunting of all game, but dogs must be on a leash when used to hunt deer, elk, moose, mountain sheep, mountain goat and caribou. Unleashed dogs may be used to hunt small game, lynx, bobcat, black bear, or cougar. Any person may train dogs by allowing them, under supervision, to pursue game birds from Aug 1- Apr 30.

It is unlawful to cause or allow dogs to pursue furbearers under the authority of a trapping license