AUSTIN, Texas (KXAN) — Starting Sunday, you can hunt feral hogs in Texas without a license on private property.
The law was passed during this past legislative session, with a goal of controlling hogs numbers.
Texas Parks and Wildlife says you would be breaking the law by hunting without a license without the property owner’s permission.
A hunting license is still require on public land.
Federal officials say feral hogs cost an estimated $1 1/2 billion in damage and control costs each year.