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....
Shoat, piglet or (where the species is called "hog") pig, unweaned young pig, or
any ... Stag, male pig castrated later in life (an older boar after castration).
A female pig that has never had a litter of piglets is called a gilt, while a female
pig that has had a litter is called a...
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.
A unaltered male pig is called a boar, an altered male pig is a barrow. A female
pig that has not given birth is called a gilt and a female pig that.
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
If a male pig is allowed to become sexually mature and then is castrated, he is
called a stag. A barrow is less aggressive than a boar, or intact male pig, and can
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 ...
Female swine are called sows. Sows give birth to litters of pigs twice a year. Each
litter usually has eight to 12 baby pigs. Giving birth to baby pigs is called ...