Due to the regular amending of regulations in Wisconsin, it is recommended that before hunting you check these CWD regulations, as well as those of any other states or provinces in which you will be hunting or traveling through while transporting cervid carcasses. The contact information for Wisconsin can be seen below:
Last update was June 2020
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Agency & Contacts
CWD Regulations for Captive Cervids and Wildlife
New CWD Regulations in Development
CWD Testing Program For Captive Cervids
CWD Testing Program For Wildlife
Ban On Movement of Animal Parts?
CWD Found in Captive Cervids?
CWD Found In Free Ranging Cervids?
TESTING LABORATORIES IN wisconsin
Wisconsin Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory
6101 Mineral Point Rd. Madison WI 53705-4494
608-262-5432 or 800-608-8387
Locations Where CWD Was Found
Counties (accurate as of January 2021)
Adams, Columbia, Crawford, Dane, Dodge, Dunn, Eau Claire, Grant, Green, Iowa, Jefferson, Juneau, Kenosha, Lafayette, Lincoln, Marathon, Marquette, Milwaukee, Oneida, Portage, Racine, Richland, Rock, Sauk, Shawano, Sheboygan, Walworth, Washburn, Washington, Waukesha, Wood, Vernon
Act 240 – 2003 Wisconsin Act 240
AN ACT to amend 29.335; and to create 29.336 of the statutes; relating to: feeding deer for viewing or hunting and
granting rule−making authority.
2003 Wisconsin Act 240 – PDF document