Articles from Sporting Shooter magazine on hunting pigs.


Batting boars

Alex went out to hunt a pig but did not bet on having to make a leg glance stroke on a boar's snout with his bow.

Long walk pays off

Nando Sciacca persisted patiently to finally nab this great boar. His story inspires the average hunter.

It's far better than being dead!

Ted Mitchell Snr's tale about his comeback from a brush with the "happy hunting ground".

Hogs, Heat and Humidity

Water and shade - hog heaven

Gavin Adams is back with a hunting tale that warms more than just the heart, footslogging for results in blistering conditions.

Shooting Barcoo Boars Part II

Steve Spiekman and cousin are out after big boars again. They covered some miles and decked some beauties.

Pigs: The how, where and when

The conditions over the last year have been very good, plenty of feed on the ground and water and with this the pigs are thriving and multiplying. I have been spending as much time as possible out looking, locating and returning to areas with regular pig sign. Premium

The Mountain Boar

This old boar had been around for a while but he couldn't elude us forever.

VIDEO: Here are some tips on hunting big old mountain boars! Check out this big pig as he tucks into his last supper of goat after coming down off the tops.

The night eater

The boar's time had come. So had Anne's. She laid the trap and waited to nail her first pig – a big boar. Premium

Pig hunting in the Culgoa River

The Culgoa can turn up some real surprises such as this 80kg sow taken by BI while it was camped under a log.

Norm Maher and co believe that the Culgoa River provides some of the best free-range pig hunting in NSW and took the opportunity of a long weekend hunt to prove it.

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Best goat yet

This month Alex and mate Rob get onto some nice billies. Rob's target shooting background pays dividends in rock-solid field positions.