red river hog


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red river hog

n.
A wild pig (Potamochoerus porcus) of central and western Africa, having a red coat with a white mane and long tufts of hair on the ears, and inhabiting thickets and swamps.
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Red river hog Mali has given birth to twins, and elsewhere there are four new arrivals - Madagascan tenrecs.
Red river hog Mali has had twins, and elsewhere there are four new arrivals - spiky Madagascan tenrecs.
We had a couple of animals yet to shoot in that area; Red River hog and Western roan.
* SIR - I was most upset to hear about the Red River Hog piglets at Edinburgh Zoo which were culled as they were "surplus to requirements".
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The researchers found eleven different "bushmeat" or meat from wild animal species including Nile crocodiles, red river hog, primates, porcupines and pangolins.
I WAS upset to read in the Record that the red river hog piglets at Edinburgh Zoo are to be culled as they are "surplus to requirements".
BOSSES at Edinburgh Zoo have sparked outrage after culling two healthy red river hog piglets - because they had too many.
Red river hogs are instantly recognisable for their bright red fur, which helps them blend into their sub-Saharan African habitat.
From my balcony, I had a close view of giraffes, zebras, ostriches, antelope - and some red river hogs foraging in the ground after a tropical downpour.
h We also saw more unusual animals the kids had never seen before, such as the Red River hogs with their cartoon-like ears and the cute capybara (giant guinea pigs).

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