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Wyoming Game and Fish Department 

Game and Fish Dept. answers commonly asked questions


How much meat can be expected from an antelope?

Bucks average 75-80 pounds field dressed and does 65-70 pounds. The amount of packaged meat depends on how the animal is processed. Some hunters leave a substantial amount of bone, while others bone everything.

If boning the carcass, a hunter can expect about 30 pounds for does and 35-40 pounds for bucks. These weights can be affected substantially if the carcass has dried out due to excessive aging or if there is gunshot loss.

How much mean can be expected from a deer?

The Wyoming Game and Fish Department receives this question every hun...

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