Litter Size

How many babies does a Hog badger have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Hog badgers are in a litter?

A Hog badger (Arctonyx collaris) usually gives birth to around 3 babies.

Each of those little ones spend around 42 days as a fetus before they are released into the wild. Upon birth, they weight 58 grams (0.13 lbs) and measure 21.5 cm (0′ 9″). They are a member of the Mustelidae family (genus: Arctonyx). An adult Hog badger grows up to a size of 69.2 cm (2′ 4″).

To have a reference: Humans obviously usually have a litter size of one ;). Their babies are in the womb of their mother for 280 days (40 weeks) and reach an average size of 1.65m (5′ 5″). They weight in at 62 kg (137 lbs), which is obviously highly individual, and reach an average age of 75 years.

The average litter size of a Hog badger is 3

The hog badger (Arctonyx collaris), also known as the greater hog badger, is a terrestrial mustelid native to Central and Southeast Asia. It is listed as Vulnerable in the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species because the global population is thought to be declining due to high levels of poaching.

Other animals of the family Mustelidae

Hog badger is a member of the Mustelidae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Hog badger

Those animals also give birth to 3 babies at once:

Animals that get as old as a Hog badger

Other animals that usually reach the age of 13.92 years:

Animals with the same weight as a Hog badger

What other animals weight around 8.17 kg (18.01 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Hog badger

Also reaching around 69.2 cm (2′ 4″) in size do these animals: