Can wild hogs be hunted all year round in NM? I have a niece who just moved to NM and I plan on visiting her next summer and maybe fall. I was wondering of the opportunity of hunting hogs in the so-called off-season. Any info will be a great help. Thanks in advance.
A non res needs to have any hunting licens in possession to hunt pigs, rabbits, skunks, or any non game animal. If a res is hunting on state or federal land they need to have the Habitat management and Habitat stamp, these are $4 & $5 bucks.
I have been wrong but that is the way I read the proclamation on non game animals.
I've been wanting to hunt these little beasties for years! I'd love it if any of the locals down that in the Roswell Artesia Lovington area would share a bit of info with a northern NM hunter.
I'd just like to know the best areas to start looking. I know the Pecos river seems to be the place but I also know there is a lot of private land down there. Do any private land owners need some pigs removed?
If so please get in touch.
Happy to bring down some Chimayo chile to willing hunters.
One of the best ways to scout your hunting area is to look for signs that mature animals leave behind. Wallows, scrapes, rubs and areas littered with tracks are great evidence that game are using your area. But why not look for the single piece of evidence that you are hunting for when fall rolls around anyway... antlers. Game animals in the family cervidae shed their antlers annually. Why not use these unique souvenirs as a way of helping you fill your tag next fall?
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