The only state that I know of with a January 31 deadline is Wyoming for their non resident elk tags. All the other are just getting ready to start then except for Arizona.
Arizona's deadline for elk and pronghorn is February 12
Utah's goes from February 1 to March 3 I believe.
Colorado's start in mid February and ends the first week in April.
Montana's dead line is March 15.
Ok, Arizona elk app is in. Wyoming antelope app is in, got lots more to go.... Probably spread out the Colorado damage between February, March and April paychecks for the $250 whacks of sheep, goat and moose.
The first deer I shot, way back in 1958, was taken to the local meat shop and processed into steaks, roasts and some burger. Back then in that little Idaho town, when you took a deer into the butcher, you got the same deer back. Unfortunately, times have changed. The last time I took an animal to a butcher, in the mid 60's, I don't have a clue who's meat I got back, but I sure don't think it was mine. I ended up throwing the burger as it stunk the house up every time we...