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Rescue Pigs Love Pumpkins (Video)

At the farm animal rescue organization Farm Sanctuary, these pigs are in for a holiday treat: a bunch of fresh, delicious pumpkins. Some of the pigs chow down on the healthy treats, while others r…

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Pig Rescues Baby Goat (Video)

As soon as this sweet pig notices that his goat friend is in trouble, he springs to action, guiding him to safety. Some video commenters expressed concern that the camerman just yelled out to petti…

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Tiny Pig Goes Down Stairs (Video)

  What does it take for this tiny pig, Hamlet, to overcome his reluctance towards the stairs? Well, a bowl of oatmeal, of course! Related: Pig & Beagle Play (Video) Mini Pig Plays…

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Getting to Know Your Bacon

By Jeff Opperman, The Nature Conservancy While visiting friends in Toronto, I spotted a small poster tacked behind their toaster that read: "Bacon is like a little hug from God." So true, I thou…

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Top 10 Smartest Animals

By Animal Planet 10. Rat No. 10 in our countdown of smartest animals is the rat, a highly intelligent yet much-maligned animal in Western cultures. Widely used in research, the lab rat has b…

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Top 10 Animal Gluttons

By Animal Planet The average American eats over 1,700 pounds of food every year, but that's no match for the eaters of the animal kingdom. While humans may know when to say when, some creatures…

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Lola the Talking Pig (video)

I don't think this is Pig Latin, but Lola definitely has a lot to say. I wish I had a neighboring pig like this that came over for visits! …

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Animal Moms + Babies: Dog & Leopard, Pig & Tiger Cubs, Bulldog & Orangutan (3 videos)

Maybe humans could learn a thing or two about cooperation from these unexpected animal families. These animals often seem to get along surprisingly well with other species who, left in the wild, m…

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the fact is that we ought to study our dogs day by day.After having many dogs and training them you …

I eat very very little meat mostly beans..Veg,tom, soup's with not meat...I go to the farmer when i …

Mmm, I like them all, except yams, have never even seen one.

Interesting read , thank you