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hog

(hôg, hŏg)
n.
a. Any of various mammals of the family Suidae, which includes the domesticated pig as well as wild species, such as the wild boar and the warthog.
b. A domesticated pig weighing over 54 kilograms (120 pounds).
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Wild hogs love to root freshly tilled soil for earthworms and have such keen noses they can detect recently planted seeds below the surface.
Though a new Texas law allows hunters to shoot feral hogs and coyotes from hot air balloons, it's not easy to find a balloonist offering the activity.
Chengmai Zaohuaxiang Hog Industry is a high-end specialty black hog farm operator based in Hainan Province with annual production capacity of 30,000 hogs.
If it is your first pig chase and a dead hog is your goal, then by all means book with a reputable outfitter.
By the 1990s, there were fewer than 100 Guinea hogs left in the United States, and it is now considered one of the rarest heritage hog breeds.
As I flipped the safety off my AR-10 I noticed a smaller hog coming in behind her.
Department of Agriculture reported established feral hog populations in 39 states.
SENASICA said that hog farmers have been asked to take preventative measures, including consistent monitoring of their herds, disinfecting contaminated areas, and either slaughtering or treating some of the animals that have tested positive.
This has provided a unique set of challenges, so we are now seeing guns, optics and ammo specifically tailored for hog hunting.
Further searching of the enclosure revealed that Mr Garner's body was in several pieces, with a great majority of the body having been consumed by the hogs," he added.
died last Thursday after attempting to feed the hogs around 7:30 a.