Sex, Intimidation and Adaptability – The Ethology of the Wild Hog

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Sun Tzu in The Art of War:  “If you know the enemy and know yourself, your victory will not stand in doubt.”  Whether or not you view wild hogs as your own enemy, land owners and agriculture officials certainly do. An Continue reading Sex, Intimidation and Adaptability – The Ethology of the Wild Hog

Feeling Lucky, Punk? Handguns, Hogs and the MIssissippi Delta

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What was supposed to be a non-typical deer hunt quickly turned into something completely different.  Non-typical because we were hunting with handguns in the pursuit of a bit more challenge than the usual shoulder mounted deer rifle and big end Continue reading Feeling Lucky, Punk? Handguns, Hogs and the MIssissippi Delta

Beauty Takes the Beast

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It’s a resounding fact now that many states are experiencing an invasion of wild hogs. In Mississippi and next door neighbor Alabama the explosion is reaching critical mass in some areas. Farmers are experiencing serious damage to cash crops and Continue reading Beauty Takes the Beast