Warthog
Warthog
Plains
ABout Warthog

THIS SPECIES IS A RELATIVE TO DOMESTIC PIGS.

During the dry season, warthogs can survive in the wild for months without water. Mom’s give birth to a litter, or multiple babies.

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FACTS & STATISTICS
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Average Size
30'' tall,
weigh 120-250lbs
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Native Region
Africa
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Eating Habits
Grass, roots, berries and tree bark
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Conservation status
Least Concern
Come see for yourself.

Look no further. Connect with our amazing animals and learn about the wild places they come from.

WHERE ARE THEY AT THE ZOO
The Warthog is located in the Plains Exhibit.
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Additional Experiences
Climb aboard the White River Junction Train Ride for a tour of the "Zoo behind the Zoo."

Riders will enjoy a 10-minute narrated journey and learn about our Plains animals, greenhouse, gardens, the Zoo’s 15,000-square-foot veterinary hospital, maintenance and commissary departments and other behind-the-scenes operations necessary to run the Zoo. Available mid-March through December, riders will also learn about the Zoo’s animal conservation mission.