Not all big feral boars are black


A white hog with black spots – even running free in the woods, suggests a lot of domestic breeding. What this boar suggests is that the color can be only a throwback gene, as domestic swine are not “built” like this – huge shoulders, slanted hips, and the long snout equipped with formidable tusks.

About MikeH

Texas hunter and fisherman for 50 years, published outdoor writer since 1979, licensed charter boat operator from 1982 to 2013. Past Member, Board of Directors, National Association of Charterboat Operators, current member Environmental Advisory Committee to the DOE and the Strategic Petroleum Reserve. Married to Dorothy since 2000, one son, Michael who is recently married and living in Nederland, Texas. My wife and I live in Oyster Creek, Texas, near Freeport, and have a hunting property outside of Brazoria, Texas.
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