Hello all Louisiana air gun hunters. Yes, Louisiana permits the use of air rifles for the taking of squirrels, rabbits, and etc. The quoted material below is from Page 42 of the 2015-16 Louisiana Hunting Regulations.
Found on Page 42: "Legal Gear [/size]. Legal archery gear or a shotgun not largerthan a 10 gauge fired from the shoulderwithout a rest is legal for taking allresident game birds and quadrupeds.. Handgun, rifle and falconry (special permitrequired) is legal for taking all gamespecies EXCEPT turkey.. Air rifles are legal for taking squirrels,rabbits, and outlaw quadrupeds.The season opens October 3, 2015 (Page 40). Good hunting to all.Mike - Lafayette Parish