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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pig_farming

Pig farming is the raising and breeding of domestic pigs. It is a branch of animal husbandry. .... Barrow, male pig castrated before puberty. Stag, male pig castrated later in life (an older boar after castration). Gilt, young female not yet mated, ...

www.sarodeo.com/livestock/livestock-show-terminology

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 ...

bigtex.com/livestock/livestock-terminology

Feb 7, 2014 ... Barrow – a young, castrated male swine. Boar – a sexually mature male swine. Gilt – a young female pig. Hog – a mature swine (usually ...

www.veganpeace.com/animal_facts/Pigs.htm

A female pig is called a gilt if she hasn't had piglets yet and a sow if she has. ... A baby pig, or piglet, weighs about 1.5 kilograms at birth and will double its ...

livestockconservancy.org/index.php/resources/internal/animal-terms

Mule colts (male s) and mule fillies (females) are young mules under 3 years of ... Piglet or baby pig refers to a young pig in its first 14-21 days of life and is still ...

www.reference.com/pets-animals/female-pig-called-b313e26af5f44dfe

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....

www.glacierrockfarms.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/07/Pigs.pdf

BORE : male pig. • SOW : female pig that has given birth. • GILT : female that has not given birth. • SHOAT or PIGGLET : baby pig. • RUNT : smallest piglet in the ...

animals.mom.me/differences-between-gilt-barrow-pig-6599.html

A gilt is a young female pig. In common use, gilt is used to refer to a pig that has not yet been bred, whether only a few months old or approaching a year.

littlepigfarm.com/swine-terminology

A Swine Production Glossary. ... Barrow, male pig castrated before reaching sexual maturity. Blind Teat, An ... Cull sow, full-grown female sold for slaughter.

www.livescience.com/50623-pigs-facts.html

Apr 24, 2015 ... A boar is an uncastrated male domestic pig, but it also means a wild pig of any ... Sounders consist of one male, many females and their young.