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This Little Piggy...

On our last day in Turkey, we encountered some feral pigs. We encountered a good sized herd of them while driving along the coast of the Aegean Sea with it’s turquoise waters. 15 more words


New Bred Gilt Purchase

Schwartz Showpigs is excited to announce the new purchase of a bred gilt. She is a littermate to the Nebraska State Fair Reserve Grand Champion Barrow, bred to True Blue at A Cut Above Sires and is due late January. 16 more words

The Line Up

December 6, 2014

Chore time for me is a great time of day. Morning chores signify the beginning of a new day. I am greeted by my animal charges as if I am an old friend. 319 more words

December 2014

From Piglets to Weaners

This is the edited version of the post that was meant to go up last week instead of A Sad Day.

Obviously our nine little piglets have grown since we last posted about them. 510 more words

The Chef And The Waitress

Hey, Cher! Iowa Farmers Don't Torture their Pigs!

In case you haven’t heard, Gov. Chris Christie has been under fire recently for vetoing a bill that outlawed the use of gestation crates in pork production in his state. 634 more words

Life In General

Mommy Tiger has Piglets

Atiger who lose her own cubs mistaken piglets to be her’s after zoo officials in California wrap them up in tiger skin. These picture were scattered around the map whan a back story came. 87 more words


Monkeys and Medical Exams.

DAY 26.

After an early start to enjoy sunrise with the dogs and ducks of Kong Lor, we made our way to the enormous and frankly overwhelming local market to get some breakfast as well as ingredients to cook our dinner later that day. 1,569 more words