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Old March 21, 2013, 06:09 PM   #68
Deaf Smith
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Join Date: October 31, 2000
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Whoa guys..

Let's differentiate between a hog killed in a pen (as at a slaughter house), a hog killed hunting, and a hog that is trying to gore you.

Hogs killed at slaughter houses are penned in and thus a .22 will do fine in the noggen.

Hogs killed hunting are a bit harder but usually you are shooting them at a distance and they are unaware of you.

But hogs that are trying to defend their babies are a whole different kettle of fish (as is any animal, including humans.)

Now the original poster was worried about being charged by a enraged hog and not some penned in critter waiting to be slaughtered.

I suggest going to the board:

and reading all about hog hunting and what happens out there.

“To you who call yourselves ‘men of peace,’ I say, you are not safe without men of action by your side” Thucydides
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