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4 Easy Tips for showing your Pigs

By Joanne Rowe / September 19, 2017

Fancy showing off your prized teacup pig? Want your little porcine to look their best for a film or photo shoot? Well, you could learn a thing or two from this award winning farmer. Byron Andeson, a livestock farmer for over 50 years, shows his pig at agricultural shows and county fairs. He offers the […]


Pigs and time

By Joanne Rowe / September 10, 2017

Did you know that pigs have a keen sense of time? Honestly, they do. I know if I’m more than a few minutes late with my pig’s food they scream the place down. That’s worth bearing in mind if you want a pig as a pet, they can be noisy. Very very noisy. I do […]


How to breed Micro Pigs

By Joanne Rowe / August 4, 2017

You need to think hard and long about whether you want to breed pet pigs, it is not a decision to be made lightly. Breeding any livestock is hard work; it also requires a significant investment of time and money. When breeding livestock, things can go badly wrong, especially if you lack experience. Pigs can […]