Safety first for hunting season
September 28, 2023
CHEYENNE — Hunting season is around the corner for some locations throughout Wyoming. No matter the species or method of harvest, it’s wise to know and follow a few safety tips to make sure that dream hunt doesn’t turn into a tragedy.
Katie Simpson, Wyoming Game and Fish Department hunter education coordinator, and numerous hunter education instructors in the state use the acronym T.A.B.K. as a reminder of four key safety elements:
- Treat every firearm as if it’s loaded.
- Always point your muzzle in a safe direction.
- Be sure of your target and what’...