The 2023 Paris Police Officers Association Annual Varmint Hunt, sponsored by American Towing, is set to kick off on March 4, and registration to enter is underway.
Point break down:
- Mt. Lion – 250
- Bobcat – 50
- Coyote – 40
- Fox – 40
- Racoon – 25
- Armadillo – 25
- Opossum – 20
- Hog – 10
- Rabbit – 3
Registration to enter the varmint hunt is $100 per two-man team and is open until 10 a.m. on March 4. Hunters are required to abide by Texas Parks and Wildlife Department rules and regulations – legal hunting methods only, no trapping.
To enter for the big dog/cat pot, it is $40 per team, and all monies paid on extra pots will be combined and split in half for winners – winner of each pot gets 50% payout.
Start location will be at American Towing, 1840 N.W. Loop 286 at noon on March 4 and end at noon on March 5. Mandatory team check in is at 11 a.m. on March 4 at American Towing.
Animals are required to be self sufficient before harvest – baby animals will not be scored.
Official scoring and award presentation will take place no later than 1:30 p.m. on March 5 at the weigh-in location, American Towing, 1840 N.W. Loop 286. Tie-breakers will be determined by a coin toss.
Any violations to the rules will lead to an automatic disqualification and all monies paid will be forfeited.