Story: Hunting

A man and his dogs

A man and his dogs

Otago pig hunter Kim Hiko walks his dogs through a paddock where pigs have been rooting. Farmers get angry at the damage that pigs do to their pasture. Larger boars are also known to prey upon young lambs. Many farmers are happy to allow hunters access across their land as long as they ask first.

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Otago Daily Times
Reference: 26 June 2008
Photograph by Stephen Jaquiery

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Carl Walrond, 'Hunting - Pig hunting', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 17 April 2024)

Story by Carl Walrond, published 24 Nov 2008