Bird Dog Training Information

Bird Dog Training License Application Process

Information on Bird Dog Training License

Training Application (Adobe PDF - 569 KB)

Steps to complete application process

Potential bird dog trainer submits application to SCDNR Small Game Project including:

  1. Completed signed application
  2. County map with training area location clearly marked
  3. Aerial photo (or tax map) with training area boundaries clearly marked
  4. Proof of ownership or leasehold interest.

Copies of maps and application are forwarded to Law Enforcement Division Conservation Officer to contact application and conduct onsite inspection.

Conservation Officer notifies Small Game Project of approval or denial.

Small Game Project notifies applicant after reviewing all information if area is approved or not.  If approved, a check in the amount of $50.00 (made payable to SCDNR) is requested from applicant.  Do Not Send License Fee until Notified by SCDNR to do so.

Upon receipt of check, license is issued.

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