Pig farming is the raising and breeding of domestic pigs. It is a branch of animal
husbandry. .... Shoat, piglet or (where the species is called "hog") pig, unweaned
young pig, ... Stag, m...
A male pig may be called a boar, barrow and stag. These gender specific terms
are often used for swine that are raised as livestock. Gender specific terms for ...
The words pig, hog and swine are all generic terms without regard to gender,
size or breed. A male pig is called a boar. A female pig is called a gilt if she hasn't
Mar 23, 2014 ... I googled male pig word and got results that said the word was boar. ... If the
species is called "hog" (AmE), the name for a full grown male hog ...
Uncastrated male pigs, called boars, are known for aggression. Boars will bite,
shove and jump on other pigs. Boars can also be hard for workers to handle, and
Apr 24, 2015 ... In the wild, pigs live in close-knit groups called sounders, according to the San
Diego Zoo. Sounders consist of one male, many females and ...
swine - refers to animals in the pig family; barrow - a young, castrated male swine
; boar - a sexually mature male swine; gilt - a young female pig; hog - a mature ...
Barrow, male pig castrated before reaching sexual maturity. ... Bulk is the fiber
added either separately or mixed in the pigs feed .... Also called inbreeding.
PIGS. THE BASICS: • BORE : male pig. • SOW : female pig that has given birth ...
as PIGS until they exceed 120 pounds, after that they are called HOGS.
Feb 5, 2013 ... Boar – An intact male swine. Barrow – A castrated male swine. Pig – A very
young swine. In layman's terms this would be a “piglet” but that term ...