Hunting regulations in Vermont will depend on the animal being hunted, the area where it is being hunted and the weapon used. However in general, machine guns and auto-loading rifles are illegal to use while hunting in Vermont. Bowhunters will also experience regulations like having all arrows be at least ⅞of an inch and banning the use of cocking a crossbow in a motor vehicle. Furthermore, spotlights and artificial light in general is prohibited during hunting. Vermont also has hunting hours, so check local ordinances and regulations regarding the animal you're hunting and the weapon used to stay compliant to regulations.
Check out these Dorset, VT Hunting resources: