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Typical field dressing items include:

  • 1 gallon of water with 1 tablespoon of white vinegar added
  • Aluminum foil
  • Black pepper
  • Cooler and ice
  • Fluorescent orange flagging
  • Gambrel and/or pulley system
  • Game bags or cheesecloth
  • Hand towels or wet wipes
  • Hatchet or small saw
  • Large bag for caped or trophy head
  • License tag and pen
  • Plastic bags for cleanup
  • Plastic bags for heart and liver
  • Rubber gloves
  • Salt (non-iodized) for hide care
  • Strong, sturdy knife
  • Sturdy nylon rope—at least 25 feet
  • Whetstone or other sharpening tool
Equipment for field dressing game