He swerved to avoid them, but he said he felt a small bump, which probably meant that he had run over their little javelina toes.
Wildlife includes tarantulas, various lizards, roadrunners and javelina.
javelina live near water sources, eg earthen livestock tanks.
The snuffling you hear around your campsite at night may be a gray fox or a band of hungry javelina.
Research shows that cats help keep deer and javelina within the limits of their food resources.
British Dictionary definitions for javelina
noun (pl) -ries, -ry
either of two piglike artiodactyl mammals, Tayassu tajacu (collared peccary) or T. albirostris (white-lipped peccary) of forests of southern North America, Central and South America: family Tayassuidae