Overview of CWD in Saskatchewan
Chronic wasting disease (CWD) is a fatal, infectious disease of deer, elk, reindeer and moose (cervids) that affects the central nervous system. Read the Overview of Chronic Wasting Disease in Saskatchewan.
Getting Your Animal Tested
The Ministry of Environment offers free voluntary CWD testing for all hunters.
Carcass Disposal Options
Information on Ministry-sponsored carcass disposal locations in the province and best practices for proper handling.
Chronic Wasting Disease Testing Results
The Ministry of Environment offers free voluntary CWD testing. The results will be available in roughly six to eight weeks from drop-off.
What Hunters Can Do
Hunters can help reduce the spread of CWD to new areas of the province.
CWD Surveillance Program Results
Results for the 2021-22 CWD surveillance program are now available.