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...
An adult female or mother pig is called a sow. If the pig is a virgin or has not given
birth, she is called a gilt. A gilt is usually less than a year old....
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.
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 ...
Baby sharks are called pups, baby kangaroos are called joeys. ... Animal, Male,
Female, Baby, Group of Animals .... Guinea pig, boar, sow, pup, group.
Apr 24, 2015 ... Pigs are mammals with stocky bodies, flat snouts, small eyes and ... Female pigs,
called cows or sows, give birth to offspring twice a year to a ...
A unaltered male pig is called a boar, an altered male pig is a barrow. A female
pig that has not ...
Barrow, male pig castrated before reaching sexual maturity. ... Bulk is the fiber
added either separately or mixed in the pigs feed .... Also called inbreeding.
Feb 7, 2014 ... Also called brood. ... Buck – (aka. billy) a sexually mature male goat. Popular
Products – milk,* cabrito,** ... Gilt – a young female pig. Hog – a ...
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