feral hog

Feral Hog Control

Because they are non-native, destructive and dangerous, feral hogs should be eliminated from Missouri. This section discusses efforts to control feral hogs in our state.

Feral Hog Invasive Species Fact Sheet

Use this print-and-carry fact sheet to identify and control feral hogs in Missouri.

Feral Hog Restrictions

Because invasive feral hogs destroy habitat and spread disease, the Department encourages you to shoot them on sight. However, special restrictions apply during firearms deer and turkey seasons.