What Is a Castrated Male Pig Called?

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A castrated male pig before reaching maturity is called a barrow; one castrated as an adult, a stag. Pigs are domesticated animals kept for meat production for both pork and bacon. They are usually long, lean and fast growing.
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That would be called a Boar.
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A "barrow" is the name for a young, castrated male pig. Thanks for asking!
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A barrow is a castrated male pig. Adult male pigs are called boars and adult female pigs are sows. A castrated male turkey is called a capon or a hokie!
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My exotic vet wants to o be at least 4 months. With a male it is not an evasive surgery and seldom does a guinea pig die form it. Yes there is a small chance of course but not a huge
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