Where Do Pigs Come from?

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There are no exact records for where pigs came from. There is however archaeological evidence that implies that pigs were bred from wild boars as early as 13,000 12,700 BC in the Near East within the Tigris Basin.
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Pigs live on farms or human dwellings arould the world if they are domesticated. Most wild pigs inhabit tropical and temperate forests and grasslands of Europe, Africa and Asia.
Pigs originally came from Europe and Asia. They were first domesticated in China. They can be found everywhere now. There many different breeds, and in some places pigs are kept as pets.
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