Table 1: Characteristics of commercial, registered, or patented baits designed for the delivery of vaccines or pharmaceuticals to wild boar and feral pigs. Disadvantages include particularly their suitability for vaccine delivery to piglets.
Shape and size
Square shape ( cm)
Delivery of vaccines against classical swine fever in Europe
Resistant to water and moisture
Not resistant to warm temperatures Not completely consumed by <4.5 month-old wild boar piglets