An independent, national organisation for deer management and conservation in Ireland.
We welcome new members who have interest in any of our aims and objectives, or anyone who would simply like to know more about Deer in Ireland. Become part of our growing community.
The Wild Deer Association of Ireland promotes the following best practice & safety measures in addition to the deer management principles outlined in the Hunter Competence Assessment Programme (HCAP)
Establishment in 1981, the Wild Deer Association of Ireland is the largest organisation of its kind in Ireland, representing those involved in deer management, stalking and the well-being of Ireland's wild deer herds.
Get updates on Butchery demonstrations, Shooting competitions, Deer tracking demonstrations, Safety courses. Get discounts on clothing and equipment - when available from our partners. Membership is only €20
Meet the heroes of WDAI who contribute their time and efforts and provide its members with great service and promote the cause of the Association.