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What a Boar!

Squeak the Boar, 18 months, of East Chatham, New York, died at home today, surrounded by friends and relatives.

He was born in West Swanzee, New Hampshire, and travelled to East Chatham at just six weeks of age. 98 more words

Day 19

Today was my first Friday off of work and it was completely wonderful. I actually didn’t do much! That is definitely not how I plan on spending all my free Fridays! 447 more words


… And Then There Were Seven.

We sold four of the piglets yesterday.

Once piglets are at least six weeks old, it is generally fine to separate them from their mama.  Obviously, specifics need to be considered (e.g. 303 more words

Month of September Update: Pigs

I tried to update my blog. I tried. But my internet is terrible and the folks who “cleaned”my computer deleted my antivirus so my  computer is buggy and typing is a pain. 547 more words

Daisy and Poppy sit and wait for their treat

Such polite little pigs!

Daisy and Poppy have learned the command “sit.” Their bottoms go down, their noses come up, and after a brief interval, they get a piece of carrot or apple or other delicious treat. 74 more words


Our Piglets Support The Angel Fund


When you take home one of these adorable little babies, Jular’s Hillside Farm will donate $75 to the Angel Fund that assists the Compassion Animal Hospital, LLC, located in East Berlin, PA, through the Veterinary Care Foundation. 244 more words


The Rest is Bacon

The First Piglet Outbreak was awful.

I came home, hoping to settle down and finally build the 16 beehive frames I urgently need before I can take honey this Monday.  597 more words