A Herd of Peccaries on the Move

Panthera's Jaguar-Cattle Conflict Coordinator, Dr. Rafael Hoogesteijn, filmed this video of a large pack of white-lipped peccaries on the move as they grazed through the Brazilian Pantanal.

Check our other Vimeo video "Too Close for Comfort: Panthera Jaguar Scientist Films Encounter with a Herd of Peccaries" to see footage of Rafael's close encounter with a herd of white-lipped peccaries, which came within 13 feet of him while he was out on a field survey in the Brazilian state of Mato Grosso do Sul. Read the full story at www.panthera.org/​march-2011-newsletter