Hunting Wild Boar

Hunting Wild Boar In South Africa

About the Species

The Wild Boar is native across most of Central Europe, the Mediterranean Region (including North Africa's Atlas Mountains) and most of Asia as far south as Indonesia. Boars have the ability to leap 3 to 4 feet in the air. The tusks (the canine teeth) serve as weapons and grow continuously.

About the Hunt

A rifle of appropriate calibre should be used. It is recommended to use a calibre .270 or a shotgun with large hail for this purpose.


Usually found in dense forests.

Shoulder Height:  24 - 47 inches

Weight:  160 - 220 pounds

Tusks:  6 inches

Hunting Wild Boar In South Africa
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