The domestic pig often called swine, hog, or pig when there is no need to
distinguish it from ... Female hogs reach sexual maturity at 3–12 months of age
and come into estrus every 18–24...
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 ...
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
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 ...
Baby sharks are called pups, baby kangaroos are called joeys. ... Animal, Male,
Female, Baby, Group of Animals ..... The farm animals and babies are: sheep,
lamb, cat, kitten, dog, puppy, pig, piglet, cow, calf, goose, gosling, horse, foal,
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 ...
Barrow, male pig castrated before reaching sexual maturity. ... Bulk is the fiber
added either separately or mixed in the pigs feed .... Also called inbreeding.
Boar - Male adult pig over 9 months of age. Piglet - A baby pig. For the first four
weeks (or so) between birth and weaning baby pigs are called piglets. Weaner ...