All about wild boars in Singapore

The year is not yet over but wild boar sightings reported in Punggol have already doubled. Agri-Food and Veterinary Authority (AVA) figures show that from January to July, there were 24 sightings in Punggol, compared with 12 for the whole of last year. Sightings at Lorong Halus in Pasir Ris have also trebled to 12. Here is a closer look at the animal.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on August 29, 2016, with the headline All about wild boars in Singapore. Subscribe