Alabama Man to Display Head of 820-pound Hog He Shot in His Yard

Taxidermist Wade Seago says he has no regrets about shooting the animal.

  • Published 20 July 2017

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In this Tuesday, July, 11, 2017, photo provided by Wade Seago, the taxidermist stands next to a dead hog in Samson, Ala. Seago shot and killed the 820-pound animal with his .38-caliber handgun and plans to mount the head and shoulders. (Courtesy of Wade Seago via AP) Hogs aren’t unusual in rural south Alabama, but Wade Seago said he’d never seen anything like the 820-pound (372-kilogram) animal he shot and killed in his front yard.… Read at AP News