yep those were tennessee hogs. they're good eating, when they get that big they get a little tough but still better than you'll get out of the store.
the dog is fine checked her today she's eating good and showing no signs of infection she'll be back in action as soon as the staples come out.
From the books that I have read, there is a lot of importance in knowing every nook and cranny of your hunting territory as well as the animal that you are hunting. So scouting as much as possible, just walking the land, will give you a good idea of what's around the corner or what's on the other side of a hill. Which can be very beneficial.
Making your own maps of human and deer trails, and different types of foliage such as group of pines,...