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This fine fella looks like a wild boar to me, but is that correct ?

I presume pig and hog are also correct. Any piggy experts out there ?

 

head-of-a-wild-boar-hog-animal-mounted-o

Many thanks. And oink oink.

Phil

 

edit: it was in a pub in Staffordshire, England.

Edited by AlbertSnapper

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Perhaps you could email 10 Downing Street and ask if there's any pig experts there who might know...... ?

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Perhaps you could email 10 Downing Street and ask if there's any pig experts there who might know...... ?

I did email....auto reply said that they're busy with their snouts in the trough at the mo....

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 Without trying to "boar" you...........

Common names: Wild Boar, Wild Hog, Wild Swine, Feral Pig, Feral Hog, Feral Swine, Old World Swine, Razorback, Eurasian Wild Boar, Russian Wild Boar.

Taxon Group: Artiodactyla

Scientific  Name: Sus Scrofa (Possibly Linnaeus)

 

Hope this points you in the right direction.

Regards, Davey

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Looks to me that Rudolph must have been running at some speed!

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It's a donboar - a hybrid between a donkey and a boar.

Edited by Niels Quist

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That must have been an interesting encounter!!!

His mates must have put him up to it!

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Who does this pig head belong to ?

 

It's not mine. :) 

 

Allan

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Thanks all. Especially to Davey for the list of alternatives.

 

And yes... it does look like a cross between a donkey and a boar !

 

Time for tea now..... .....sausages :D

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Time for tea now..... .....sausages :D

Tesco economy? Could be a relative of the donkey.........

Edited by spacecadet

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