Detailed tutorials on how to cut up a pig are available at Backwoodshome.com and Andhereweare.net. The tutorial from Backwoods Home Magazine is from the perspective of an expert, while the tutorial from And Here We Are is from the perspective of a beginner.
Both pages include pictures to go with the detailed instructions on proper pig butchering techniques. To learn how to cut up a pig in person, it is possible to contact a local butcher shop or visit the store to ask a professional butcher how to cut up a pig. For help finding a butcher shop, a person can visit Butchershops.info, which uses a ZIP code to match the person with the closest butcher shops in his area.