|Picture of the hog that Dad shot.|
The reason Dad shot it was because that they will tear up our lawn (like last year) and they will eat our chickens. Plus they are very dangerous if you happen to run into them. If you would like to learn more about feral hogs read the following.
|A different picture of the hogs on an earlier date.|
Size: they can be up to 5 feet long, and weigh 300 pounds.
Hunting Season: There is no hunting season because they are not native to Texas.
Popularity: Many people don't like feral hogs because they compete with native animals for food. Also, they root up native plants and grasses.