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Hog Wild!

Feral Hogs
A good-sized (and extremely ugly, and extremely tasty) feral hog taken in the pine forests of southern Georgia. In this area, and in much of the South, feral hog populations are increasing rapidly, wreaking havoc on crops but creating tremendous hunting opportunity.

I’m sure we all know the whitetail deer to be North America’s most populous big game animal, currently estimated as high as 35 million. But which comes next? We’ve done a pretty good job over the past century. Black bear, caribou, elk and mule deer all top a million (some more than two Continue reading Hog Wild!