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8.) Javelina Are Wild Pigs or Large Rodents

While the javelina (or peccary) is often called a pig or rodent, it's neither. They're not members of the pig family, nor are they rodents in any sense. Javelina are natives of the Americas, whereas feral pigs found in other areas of the United States are descendants of animals brought over by European settlers.

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