You are here:   Home » News » News Releases » Headlines » General Hunting Safety

General Hunting Safety


Wednesday, September 24, 2003

The 1,100 volunteers who teach Hunter Education would like to remind all hunters of the four basic rules of gun safety.

  • Always treat every gun as if it were loaded.
  • Always point the muzzle of your gun in a safe direction.
  • Always be sure of your target and beyond.
  • Always keep your finger off the trigger until ready to fire.

Hunting can be a very safe activity.  It is up to each hunter to make responsible decisions to keep it that way.