Wild Hog Hunting News

Missouri's Fight Against Feral Hogs Has Just Begun
The outcome of Missouri's war against feral hogs remains uncertain, but conservation officials are gathering intelligence behind enemy lines and marshalling forces for a pitched battle.
California Offers Wild Pig Hunting Clinic
The Department of Fish and Game (DFG) is offering a Wild Pig Hunting Clinic at the Tejon Ranch in southern Kern County on August 1.
Pennsylvania GC Retains Feral Swine Restriction
Pennsylvania Game Commission Executive Director Carl G. Roe today announced that he was retaining protection on feral swine in Bedford County in an effort to facilitate trapping by individuals permitted by the agency and the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
Tennessee WRC to Approve Seasons May 20-21
The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Commission will vote to approve the 2009-10 state hunting seasons during its meeting May 20-21. The May meeting will be held at the Region II Ray Bell Building located in the Ellington Agricultural Center.
Alabama Changes Depredation Permit Rules
At the request of the Alabama Conservation Advisory Board, Conservation Commissioner Barnett Lawley has issued an emergency regulation to make it easier for landowners and leaseholders to acquire crop depredation permits for feral swine and coyotes.
Florida Offers Nighttime Hog Hunts on Box-R WMA
Wildlife managers often tolerate a few wild hogs, but there are so many on the 11,200-acre Box-R Wildlife Management Area in Franklin and Gulf counties they are destroying agricultural fields, native plants and habitat.
West Virginia DNR to Hold Public Meetings
The West Virginia Division of Natural Resources (DNR) will hold 12 public meetings across the state in March.
Hog Hunts on North Island in South Carolina
The S.C. Department of Natural Resources will continue efforts to remove and eliminate feral hogs from North Island in Georgetown County by scheduling three hog hunts with dogs.
Wisconsin Deer Hunters Urged to Help Eliminate Feral Pigs
State wildlife officials are encouraging hunters heading out for Wisconsin's traditional nine-day gun deer hunting season to help eliminate a growing problem population of feral pigs by reporting feral pig sightings or shooting them if they encounter them in the field while pursuing other game.
Arizona Deadline for Spring Hunts Tuesday, Oct 14th
Hunters getting ready to mail their spring hunt-permit application might want to save the stamp and deliver it themselves - the hunt application deadline day is Tuesday, October 14 at 7 p.m. Postmarks don't count.