North Dakota Fur Takers
Chapter of the Fur Takers of America

North Dakota Fur Takers Association is an organization of trappers and hunters, organized in 1969 to promote trapper and hunter involvement in furbearer management and market enhancement.

Dedicated To Protecting Trapping

and Hunting Rights.

North Dakota Fur Takers actively provides education to the general public on the methods and techniques, as well as the harvest or taking of fur and the management impact of these activities.







Hello fellow Fur Takers - Here are a few Dates of Interest.

North Dakota Fur Takers Fall Rendezvous, August 21-22, 2015 - Carrington, ND

Fur Takers of America Trapper's College - September 13-19, 2015 - South Milford IN

NAFA - Fur Auction, January 31 - Feb 1, 2016

FTA National Convention, July 7-9, 2016 - Lawrence, KS

National Trappers Association Convention, August 2016

Fur Harvesters - Fur Auction

SB 2146 - Muskrat Trapping Season - Passed Senate 46-1, Failed House 24-66

The question being on the final passage of the bill, which has been read, and has committee
recommendation of DO NOT PASS, the roll was called and there were 24 YEAS, 66 NAYS,

YEAS: Amerman; Anderson, P.; Becker, Rick C.; Boschee; Brandenburg; Delmore; Delzer;
Guggisberg; Haak; Hofstad; Holman; Hunskor; Johnson, D.; Kelsh; Klein; Laning;
Mooney; Muscha; Oversen; Paur; Pollert; Schatz; Strinden; Wallman

NAYS: Anderson, B.; Anderson, D.; Beadle; Becker, Rich S.; Bellew; Boe; Boehning;
Brabandt; Carlson; Damschen; Devlin; Dockter; Dosch; Fehr; Froseth; Glassheim;
Hanson; Hatlestad; Headland; Hogan; Johnson, M.; Kading; Karls; Kasper; Keiser;
Kempenich; Kiefert; Klemin; Koppelman, B.; Koppelman, K.; Kreidt; Kretschmar;
Larson; Lefor; Looysen; Louser; Maragos; Martinson; Meier; Mitskog; Mock;
Monson; Nathe; Nelson, J.; Nelson, M.; Olson; Onstad; Owens; Porter; Ruby;
Sanford; Schmidt; Schneider; Schreiber Beck; Seibel; Silbernagel; Skarphol;
Steiner; Streyle; Sukut; Thoreson; Toman; Trottier; Vigesaa; Weisz; Zubke

ABSENT AND NOT VOTING: Frantsvog; Hawken; Rohr; Speaker Belter
Engrossed SB 2146 failed.


Fur is a Natural Renewable Resource that is Eco-Friendly!




4J Gun Pro

Crandall's Farmers Fur House

Cumberland's Northwest Trappers Supply

Dakota Line Snares

Dry Dock Sports

Groenewold Fur & Wool Company

Hough Fur and Bait Company

John Graham's Fur Country Lures

Kimble's Guns & Repair

Minnesota Trapline Products

Rick Mittleider

Somerville's Trapline Supply

Schmitt Enterprises, Inc.

Wild Things Taxidermy


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2015 Trapping Contest


2015 Rendezvous Poster





Beaver Tail Contest


National Convention

June 25-27, 2015

LaGrange, IN