A Renaissance For ” Pigsticking” In Spain:(

A Renaissance For ‘Pigsticking’ In Spain                  related news

2013-04-03
An ancient hunting ritual is making a comeback in modern Spain: the practice of hunting wild boar on horseback with spears — and no guns. The sport dates to Roman times, and was recently approved and added to Spanish hunting regulations. Just a 20-minute drive from Spain’s capital, you’re in the dehesa — oak woodlands, where wild boar, deer and mountain goats roam. Madrid‘s skyscrapers are on the…
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2 Responses to A Renaissance For ” Pigsticking” In Spain:(

  1. argylesock says:

    Reblogged this on Science on the Land and commented:
    argylesock says… Words fail me! Oh me oh my.

  2. narhvalur says:

    Thanks for the reblogg! Ann

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