Red Dead Redemption 2 Peccary
Class Mammal
Size Large

Quick Overview

Red Dead Redemption 2 Peccary can be hunted and skinned for crafting materials, it's a Large sized Mammal animal. We recommend using a Rifle or a Sniper to hunt this animal. You can craft a at the Trapper Shop using it's materials and cook the Tender Pork Loin meal from hunting it, Collared Peccary. it's not a Legendary Animal.

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Red Dead Redemption 2 Peccary Locations

Every type of Peccary found in RDR2.

Using the best weapons to hunt a Peccary in Red Dead 2, will reward you with a Perfect Quality Kill. Since this animal is herbivorous you should use Herbivore Bait to attract it in the wild.

Peccary Perfect Quality Kill Weapons.

  • Use Herbivore Bait
  • Bow with Arrow
  • Bow with Poison Arrow
  • Throwable with Poison Throwing Knife
  • Rifle with Regular
  • Rifle with Split Point
  • Rifle with High Velocity
  • Rifle with Express
  • Sniper with Regular
  • Sniper with Split Point
  • Sniper with High Velocity
  • Sniper with Express

Regular Peccary Locations

    RDR2 Peccary Locations

    There's currently no Legendary version of this animal.

    Collared Peccary

    • The Collard Peccary are native to New Austin.
    • Their herbivorous diet consists of agave, prickly pear cacti, mesquite beans, fruits, nuts, and roots.
    • A repeater or a Bow with arrows are considered to be the most effective weapons to use when hunting wild pigs.
    • Their carcasses can be sold to traders and their meat can be cooked.

    Locations where you can find:


    Peccary Cooking Recipes

    Cooking recipes you can use with this animal.

    Recipe Name Regular Thyme Type Oregano Type Mint Type
    Tender Pork Loin Plain Pork Thyme Pork Oregano Pork Minty Pork

    Peccary Materials

    The materials you will receive from hunting and skinning an Peccary will depend on the animal quality and kill quality.

    Material Cost Kill Quality
    Perfect Peccary Skin $1.4 Perfect Kill
    Good Peccary Skin $0.84 Good Kill
    Tender Pork Loin $0.6 Any
    Poor Peccary Skin $0.56 Poor Kill
    Animal Fat $0.25 Any

    Red Dead Redemption 2 Peccary Crafting

    What you can make from Peccary crafting materials.

    Trapper Crafting

    Item Name Pricing How to unlock
    Iguana Range Gloves $27.00 Perfect Collared Peccary Pig Pelt, Perfect Iguana Skin x2
    Javelina Half Chaps $18.00 Perfect Collared Peccary Pig Pelt, Perfect Snake Skin

    Fence Crafting

    Recipe Name Effect How to obtain Type Price

    Where to find these Special Crafting Materials

    Ingredient How to get

    Camp Crafting

    Used for It makes Crafting ingredients

    Item Crafting

    Recipe Name Ingredients Where to find Description
    Fire Arrow – 1x Arrow – 1x Animal Fat – 1x Flight Feather Received at the start of Chapter 2 + 20 Damage | Incendiary Effect
    Volatile Dynamite – 1x Animal Fat – 1x Dynamite – 1x High Velocity Cartridge Located at Hani’s Bethel just north of the small pond, you will find a chest beneath a broken down wagon. | Also sold by Fences after “American Distillation” +10 Damage
    Volatile Fire Bottle – 1x Animal Fat – 1x Moonshine Located Northwest of Horseshoe Overlook, you will find an abandoned camp inside a burned down forest. You will receive it from a chest | Also sold by Fences after “Pouring Forth Oil” + 10 Damage
    Fire Bottle – 1x Animal Fat – 1x Gin, Guarma Rum, Fine Brandy or Kentucky Bourbon Received at the start of Chapter 2 AOE Fire Damage on Impact
    Explosive Cartridge – 1x Express Cartridge – 1x Animal Fat Received at the start of Chapter 2 + 25 Damage | Explosive Effect
    Explosive Slug – 1x Regular Shotgun Shell – 1x Animal Fat Located between Gaptooth Ridge and Cholla Springs is a burned down alchemist house, right outside it you will find a chest with a pamphlet | Also sold by Fences after “A Short Walk in a Pretty Town” + 25 Damage | + 20 Accuracy | + 5 Range | Explosive Effect