Warthog

Phacochoerus africanus

Weight 75kg 60kg
Shoulder height 0.7m 0.6m
Roland ward 13″ -
SCI 29″ -

Warthogs live in burros, form family groups with solitary males that would join up during breeding season. Warthogs have impressive tusks, and are easily recognized by their tails that point upwards when running. They are widely spread throughout the country.

What a hunter may expect on a hunt

Spot and stalk is the preferred method.

Equipment suggestion

Rifle:

  • Minimum of .270cal
  • Good quality bullet

Bow:

  • Minimum of 50 pound draw
  • Good quality broad head