Exotic* Animals have no season & can be hunted for all year round in Texas!
*An exotic animal is any animal that is not indigenous to Texas, including but not limited to aoudad sheep, axis deer, elk, sika deer, fallow deer, red deer, and blackbuck and nilgai antelope.
It is UNLAWFUL to: hunt an exotic without a valid hunting license (Class C misdemeanor); hunt an exotic on a public road or right-of-way. (Class A misdemeanor); hunt an exotic without the landowner's permission. (Class A misdemeanor); or possess an exotic or the carcass of an exotic without the owner's consent (Class A misdemeanor).