Big game hunting. That’s what we always hear about. Big Game. Big, bad, and better right?

Well, I don’t know about you, but hunting small game is fun as hell too. Especially if you make a DIY blowgun and go squirrel hunting.

So we wanted to make simple lists of these animals just for broad overview purposes.

What Animals Are Small Game

Small game animals don’t have an exact dimension and weight definition. Small game animals are considered to be animals that are in general, smaller than deer.

List Of Small Game Animals

Beaver

Bobcat

Bullfrog

Coyote

Gray fox

Grouse

Muskrat

North American River Otter

Quail

Woodcock

Wilson Snipe

Crow

Opossums

Rabbit

Racoon

River Otter

Red Fox

Skunk

Squirrel

Snipe

Snapping Turtle

Are Wild Hogs Considered Big Game?

There is a debate about this. Some say wild hogs and wild boars are big game. Some say they’re small game. Mostly because their weight and size can vary significantly.

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Conclusion

Do you want to see a list of big game animals? We’ll make the list soon so it’s more organized and easier for you to access. We also have a massive bowhunting guide here as well.

What’s your favorite small game animal to hunt? 

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