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Factory Pig Farm Threatens Environmental Treasure

Imagine the most beautiful place in your state. It's so nice! Now, imagine six thousand hogs pooping all over that place. Not so nice, right? That, in an extremely oversimplified way, is what th…

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Want to Give Up Bacon? Pet A Pig

I think everyone has a mental bucket list. In years past I checked things off my own like sky diving, backpacking around Europe and volunteering on an organic farm, but it took me until this year to c…

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Elliot the Pig and His Giant Friend

Elliot may be a pig, but sometimes he acts just like a dog. This unlikely pair may differ in size, but it looks like they get along just fine. According to Elliot's owners, he is only a few months …

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Is it Calamari or Pig Bung?

Recently DNA tests were conducted in various cities across America. They were done to provide positive proof that the incidence of mislabeling seafood is spread further and wider than anyone had ever …

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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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Piglet-Dog Race (Video)

One of these animals is not like the others... but that doesn't stop these pals from gallivanting around together like the best of friends.   Related: Bulldog Becomes Mom for Wild Pig…

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Google Translate for Animals? (Video)

This entertaining video explores what it would be like if we had a smartphone application that automatically translated animal sounds into human words. What animal would you talk to?   …

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Bulldog Becomes Mom for Wild Piglets

Baby, a French bulldog turns surrogate mother for a litter of wild boar piglets in Germany, even when the piglets are almost as large as their adopted mom. Odd News by NewsLook var nl_rand =…

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Mini Pig Plays with Toys (Video)

Check out this precious baby pig named Hamlet. Watch how excited he gets when he plays with some toys. He runs in circles to express his joy and excitement! Related: Lola the Talking Pig (Vide…

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Even McDonald’s Says Hog Crates Are Inhumane

By Margaret Badore for DietsInReview.com This week, McDonald's stated that they will be requiring all U.S. pork suppliers to stop using hog crates and gestation stalls. These crates are cages that …

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