Not by the hair on their chinny chin chin

November 5, 2015
Tommaso Gaggi holds a dead wild boar during an hunt in Castell'Azzara, Tuscany, central Italy, November 1, 2015. REUTERS/Max Rossi

Tommaso Gaggi holds a dead wild boar during an hunt in Castell’Azzara, Tuscany, Italy, November 1, 2015. REUTERS/Max Rossi

And this little piggy wreaked havoc on an entire country.

Italy is facing a massive wild boar problem. Rampaging boar are destroying crops, causing road accidents and, yes, even attacking people, Italian authorities say. The problem has emboldened hunting parties to try to control the invasive animal’s soaring population, though this practice has done little to slow the boars’ rise.

Let’s hope the Italians can bring home the bacon. Read on for more news you might have missed:


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