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Hunting and trapping feral hogs

Whether we call them nuisance animals or outlaw quadrupeds, the laws addressing the take of those less-than-desirable species are more liberal than ever before. That’s a good thing made necessary by the ever-increasing number of feral hogs. Before we get down in the weeds on how to eliminate unwanted feral hogs, let’s take a look at the current regulations. 

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March 23 at 9:00 am
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Insane Blast and Cast Hog Hunt

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Venice, Louisiana is one of the top filming destinations for Sportsman TV. Over the last 5 seasons, Greg Hackney and Producer Jared Serigne have a filmed a number of episodes in Venice ranging from bass fishing, duck hunting, redfish, red snapper and tuna fishing. The crew has always had a good time and gotten their episodes done when they go to Venice. This episode was no different. For this show they hooked up with Capt. Kevin Drury of Limitless Waterfowl Outfitters. Kevin took Greg and Jared for a Venice style adventure in his Gator Tail boat and motor.

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March 08 at 6:00 pm
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LWFC proposal would limit transport of live feral hogs statewide

The Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission on Jan. 4 adopted a proposal that would modify hog trapping regulations by allowing enforcement agents with the Department of Wildlife and Fisheries to cite people illegally transporting live feral hogs across the state.

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January 08 at 2:55 pm
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Apex Predator: Hog Smackdown, Part 2

October was another great month of hog action for me. I had to put down the shotgun for the first week of bow season until small game opened, so I focused on getting some bow-harvested pigs.

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December 08, 2017 at 3:03 pm
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Apex Predator's 31-hog smackdown

This season I had a mission to fill my freezers by stalking hogs to help train for ultra-marathons. It’s been a major success so far, as I harvested 31 pigs in 18 days of hunting on R. K. Yancey Wildlife Management Area and Bayou Cocodrie National Wildlife Refuge. I used small game-sized tungsten ammo in my single shot and over/under 12-gauge shotguns for 25 of the pigs, my new crossbow for three and my recurve bows for the remaining three.  

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November 06, 2017 at 10:32 am
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Prepping a hog for the butcher

As they say in hunting, once the shooting stops, the fun ends and the work begins. If you’ve ever field-dressed a deer, you’ll have a rough estimation of how to do a hog, but there are a few key differences in quartering a pig for the processor.

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September 15, 2017 at 7:00 am
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High-tech hog whacking

What’s that green glow?

It’s a beacon for bacon.

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September 01, 2017 at 7:00 am
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Toxic bait for feral hogs

Kaput is the brand name of a toxicant approved by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for use as a lethal bait for feral hogs. According to the label, the active ingredient in Kaput is Warfarin, an anticoagulant medication sold under the brand name Coumadin. Not much information, I know, but enough for us to understand that Kaput kills when consumed by hogs AND wildlife.

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July 24, 2017 at 9:00 am
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