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. More »

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 sow. More »

The name for a group of pigs depends on the animals' ages. A group of young pigs is called a drift, drove or litter. Groups of older pigs are called a sounder of swine, a team or passel of hogs or a singular of boars. More »

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 sow. More »

An adult domesticated pig has 44 teeth. Newborn pigs have needle teeth which consist of a pair of incisors, and the canines. Piglets go on to develop 28 teeth until their adult teeth replace these. More »

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A pot-bellied pig is a pig that is considered small by pig standards but has a large belly and originated from southeast Asia. These pigs typically come in white, black or a combination of white and black with straight t... More »

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Online pig farmers, such as Tender Belly and McReynolds Farms, are places to buy a suckling pig. Local butchers and butchers operating within ethnic markets are another option. More »

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