The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission's website, MyFWC.com, provides information about hunting season dates. Hunters find a list of dates by clicking on the Hunting tab on MyFWC.com and then selecting Season Dates from the drop-down menu.
MyFWC.com lists hunting season dates by species. The seasons for some animals, including deer, gray squirrels and bobcats, last only part of the year. Hunters may pursue other animals, including rabbits, wild hogs and raccoons, during the entire year. The dates of partial-year seasons vary in different zones of the state and begin earlier in southern Florida. Start dates also differ depending on a hunter's weapon. Bowhunters begin hunting earlier than hunters using firearms.