Think Wild Hogs Don't Kill Deer? Think Again March 16, 2016 Louisiana

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Think Wild Hogs Don't Kill Deer? Think Again March 16, 2016 Louisiana, OutdoorHub
... In 2015, sportsmen and women harvested 300,000 feral pigs, but only 139,000 deer... Research has shown that deer detection rates can be up to 49% less where hogs occur. Hog populations affect deer numbers through direct competition for food resources and fawn predation. Hogs carry infectious diseases ...


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