Big Buck Bounty Rules

  1. NO PRE-REGISTRATION OR ENTRY FEE.
  2. ANTLERS MUST BE ATTACHED TO HEAD AND SKINNED FOR SHOULDER MOUNT. (FULL CAPE)
  3. HUNTER MUST HAVE VALID MS OR AL HUNTING LICENSE.
  4. DEER MAY BE DELIVERED FRESH OR FROZEN (SKINNED FOR MOUNT) TO ATKIN’S TAXIDERMY OR MURPHEY TAXIDERMY.
  5. ALL DEER MUST BE TAKEN IN ACCORDANCE WITH GAME LAWS.
  6. ALL TAXIDERMY WORK MUST BE DONE BY ATKIN’S TAXIDERMY OR MURPHEY TAXIDERMY.
  7. BUCKMASTERS SCORING SYSTEM.
  8. NO ROAD KILLS.
  9. DEER MUST BE TAKEN IN THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES: MS: WINSTON, NOXUBEE, LEAKE, NESHOBA, KEMPER, SCOTT, NEWTON, LAUDERDALE, SMITH, JASPER, CLARKE, JONES,  WAYNE. AL: SUMTER, CHOCTAW.
  10. ONLY NATIVE MS OR AL WHITETAIL DEER ARE ELIGIBLE TO ENTER CONTEST FROM SPECIFIED COUNTIES.
  11. ANY OR ALL WINNERS SUBJECT TO POLYGRAPH.
  12. WINNER OF PRIZES (GUNS, ETC.) ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR ALL APPLICABLE TAXES.
  13. 1st PLACE WEEKLY WINNERS IN THE OPEN DIVISION, 1ST PLACE WINNER IN THE BOW DIVISION, AND 1ST PLACE WINNER IN THE YOUTH DIVISION WILL BE MOUNTED AT THE CLOSE OF THE CONTEST. ALL OTHER DEER ARE MOUNTED IN THE ORDER THEY COME IN, PROVIDED DEPOSIT HAS BEEN PAID.
  14. ALL DEER ANTLERS & CAPES MUST REMAIN AT ATKIN’S TAXIDERMY OR MURPHEY TAXIDERMY ONCE ENTERED IN CONTEST UNTIL AFTER THE AWARDS CEREMONY (FEBRUARY 24TH, 2018).
  15. IF HUNTER DOES NOT INTEND ON HAVING ATKIN’S TAXIDERMY OR MURPHEY TAXIDERMY MOUNT HIS OR HER DEER, DO NOT BRING DEER IN FOR SCORING UNTIL  THE LAST DAY DEER ARE RECEIVED FOR CONTEST (FEB. 1ST, 2018) TO AVOID CAPING  AND STORAGE FEES.
  16. ALL DEER TO BE SCORED MUST BE IN THE HANDS OF ATKIN’S TAXIDERMY OR MURPHEY TAXIDERMY NO LATER THAN FEBRUARY 1ST, 2018.
  17. FIFTEEN YEARS OLD IS THE CUTOFF FOR YOUTH DIVISION ELIGIBILITY.
  18. YOUTH WINNERS MAY BE ASKED TO PROVIDE BIRTH CERTIFICATE.
  19. IF YOUR DEER PLACED IN THE CONTEST, YOU WILL BE CONTACTED ON OR BEFORE FEB. 14, 2018.
  20. ADDITIONAL CONTEST RULE INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE FROM ATKIN’S TAXIDERMY OR  MURPHEY TAXIDERMY.
  21. ALL PRIZES MUST BE PICKED UP NO LATER THAN MARCH 30, 2018 OR WILL BE FORFEITED. NO EXCEPTIONS.
  22. ALL SCORING FINAL. NO PROTESTS ALLOWED.
  23. IN THE EVENT A PRIZE SHOULD BECOME UNAVAILABLE, WE HAVE THE RIGHT TO SUBSTITUTE THE PRIZE WITH SOMETHIING SIMILAR AND OF EQUAL VALUE.
  24. ANY DEER KILLED WITH A BOW DURING GUN SEASON MUST HAVE ENTIRE CAPE (OR BRING IN THE WHOLE DEER) TO PROVE IT WAS AN ARCHERY KILL.
  25. ALL ENTRIES PICKED UP UNMOUNTED AFTER FEBRUARY 17TH, 2018 WILL BE CHARGED A SKINNING, STORAGE, AND SCORING FEE.
  26. PROMOTERS OF THIS CONTEST RESERVE THE RIGHT TO CHANGE OR MODIFY RULES AT ANY TIME BY POSTING CHANGES AT ATKIN’S TAXIDERMY, MURPHEY TAXIDERMY AND THE WEBSITE OF WOKK AT WWW.WOKK.COM.
  27. BY ENTERING THIS CONTEST, YOU GIVE WOKK, MURPHEY TAXIDERMY, ATKIN’S TAXIDERMY, WTOK, OR ANY OTHER MEDIA PR PROMOTERS THE RIGHT TO USE YOUR NAME, PICTURE, ETC. ON RADIO, TV, OR PRINT AS PART OF THE PROMOTION OF THE  BIG BUCK BOUNTY CONTEST.
  28. CONTESTANTS ARE ONLY ALLOWED ONE WINNING ENTRY PER CATEGORY.
  29. ALL WINNING MOUNTS WILL BE ON DISPLAY FOR THE GENERAL PUBLIC FOR 1 DAY, FEBRUARY 23RD, AT HAMASA SHRINE, DALE DRIVE, MERIDIAN, MS.
  30. WEEKLY PRIZES ARE AWARDED DURING THE 10 WEEKS OF GUN SEASON.
  31. WEEKLY PRIZES WILL BE GIVEN TO WINNERS AT THE AWARDS CEREMONY.
  32. ONLY APPLICANTS WHO ENTER THE YOUTH DIVISION ARE ELIGIBLE TO WIN THE YOUTH PRIZE OF $400 CASH AND  $100 CASH COURTESY OF MURPHEY TAXIDERMY AND ATKINS TAXIDERMY.
  33. WEEKLY PRIZE WINNERS ARE STILL ELIGIBLE TO WIN THE OVERALL OPEN DIVISION  PRIZES.