Bowhunting Talk about the passion that is bowhunting. Share in the stories, pictures, tips, tactics and learn how to be a better bowhunter.

wild pig meat

Old 10-06-2004, 09:35 AM
  #1  
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Sep 2004
Posts: 163
Default wild pig meat

I got a pig on Sunday, as I was taking the back strap out and hams off I noticed what seamed to be a cancer spot just under the skin and then noticed that one of its tits was very swollen. I wasn't on the meat and the pig seamed healthy. Is the meat still good
rush creek is offline  
Old 10-06-2004, 10:02 AM
  #2  
Nontypical Buck
 
wihunter402's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2003
Location: Southern WI
Posts: 1,766
Default RE: wild pig meat

Excellent question. I however have no idea. I am very interested in seeing what others would say. If it were me I would probably not use it until I talked to a local bucher or someone like that and got an answer.
wihunter402 is offline  
Old 10-06-2004, 10:10 AM
  #3  
 
longrifle1000's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2004
Location: Illinois
Posts: 2,688
Default RE: wild pig meat

I would call the state wildlife biologist. They should be able to tell you. Just a thought.
longrifle1000 is offline  
Old 10-06-2004, 11:07 AM
  #4  
 
txmarshmonkey's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: Southeast, TX
Posts: 818
Default RE: wild pig meat

I haven't run across anything like that YET. I'd also call the state biologist and find out. If the meat did not smell bad or look bad I might try it.
txmarshmonkey is offline  
Old 10-06-2004, 12:07 PM
  #5  
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Sep 2004
Posts: 163
Default RE: wild pig meat

thanks for the info I will try a biologist or butcher, again the meat didn't seam bad at all.
rush creek is offline  
Old 10-06-2004, 03:59 PM
  #6  
Fork Horn
 
Join Date: Mar 2004
Posts: 450
Default RE: wild pig meat

I have seen places like that every now and then on some of our hogs. We just cut the bad parts out and eat the good. May not be the best thing to do but that how we do it.
texasaggiebowhunter is offline  
Old 10-06-2004, 04:11 PM
  #7  
Nontypical Buck
 
Join Date: Feb 2003
Location: Western Iowa
Posts: 1,179
Default RE: wild pig meat

Rush after years of working in a hog confinement I have seen many sows that had hard lumps in there teats. What it is called is mastitis and it isn't at all a threat to you. I would be happy to take the meat off yer hands if you would like me 2. Been dying to try some good old wild pork.
iowabob85 is offline  
Related Topics
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
HEAD0001
Black Powder
4
12-15-2007 09:57 AM
slingstixsniper
Camp Cooking and Game Processing
4
10-10-2007 08:54 PM
gzg38b
Bowhunting
21
05-21-2006 09:12 AM
live2hunt743
Whitetail Deer Hunting
4
11-28-2005 06:24 PM

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off


Quick Reply: wild pig meat


Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information -

Copyright © 2021 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.