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Sun May 26, 2019, 08:48 AM

Feral swine amass at Montana's northern border

It sounds like a bad horror movie. Canadian wild pigs are amassing at Montana’s northern border. It’s only a matter of time before they wander south and begin their destructive assault on everything from wildlife to agricultural fields and even archaeological sites.

“Oh, absolutely it’s a concern,” said Stephanie Hester, Invasive Species Outreach coordinator for the Montana Department of Natural Resources and Conservation.

Photos taken as recently as last year showed feral hogs only five miles north of the U.S. border, she said.

“So they are getting very, very close and we are very concerned,” Hester said.

Read more: https://billingsgazette.com/outdoors/feral-swine-amass-at-montana-s-northern-border/article_f8122af8-16d2-55b2-bc41-710212a4343d.html

Where is that wall when you need it?

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Response to TexasTowelie (Original post)

Sun May 26, 2019, 09:15 AM

1. Not to worry. Gianforte will personally punch them out.

Are the hogs in a caravan yet?

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Sun May 26, 2019, 09:18 AM

2. OK, I first saw that as Federal Swine.

I thought, Wow, that’s a harsh headline. Good luck, Montana.

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Response to TexasTowelie (Original post)

Sun May 26, 2019, 09:34 AM

3. Attention Citizen Patrols in Texas: You and your dogs are urgently needed on

Montana's northern border. Yes! You can shoot-to-kill. Just make sure that the body at least appears to have fallen entirely inside Montana. The Canadians are really picky about that little detail.

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