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4 Facts That Prove Pigs Are Smarter Than You Think
Offbeat  (tags: pigs, intelligence, playful animals, social animals, empathy, individuality, protection of animals, ethics )


- 106 days ago - ladyfreethinker.org
Pigs are finally enjoying some time in the spotlight as the world realizes that these smart, playful animals make truly fantastic pets. While traditionally pigs have been thought of strictly as farm animals, people now see the unique intelligence that...
Cats Befriend Rescue Pot-Bellied Pig, Now He Thinks He's Part Feline
Offbeat  (tags: cats, pigs, rescued )

Jeri
- 117 days ago - lovemeow.com
When Jennifer Gillispie went to a local shelter to pick up a cat, she came across a pot-bellied pig that needed rescue too. His name is Porker Pigglesworth.
Pit Bull and Piglet BFFs Took to the Streets of California to Show Off Their Awesome Friendship
Offbeat  (tags: california, friendship, microchipping, pigs, animals, dogs, unusual, society )

Lone
- 264 days ago - onegreenplanet.org
The City of Fontana reminded the public to please microchip your animals âEUR¦ including pigs! If Apollo wasnâEUR(TM)t microchipped, who knows what the fate could have been for these two pals.
Canadian Activist Acquitted of Criminal Charges for Giving Water to Thirsty Pigs Bound for Slaughter - UPDATE
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Lone
- 344 days ago - aldf.org
In a video of the incident, a pig is seen panting heavily inside the tractor trailer and appears to be in distress as Krajnc asks the driver to give the animal some water. He warns her not to give the animals anything
Ragdoll Cat Lets One Guy Walk Him, and Him Alone
Offbeat  (tags: cats, pigs, friends )

Jeri
- 691 days ago - lovemeow.com
Leonardo the kitty has entrusted his friend Moritz the pig to walk him around the neighborhood. They live together in a loving home in Germany. The two unlikely friends love to get their daily workout in with their human, Nicolle Müller, and sometimes
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Lone
- 761 days ago - facebook.com
This video of pure happiness will brighten your day! SHARE if it makes you smile!!
Orphaned Tabby Kitten and Rescue Pig Growing Up Together!
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Jeri
- 835 days ago - lovemeow.com
Orphaned kitten Marina and rescue piglet Laura found each other at an animal sanctuary and now are growing up together! They are adorably inseparable
Smart Pig Solves Block Puzzle In Under One Minute (VIDEO)
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Hanna May
- 841 days ago - hngn.com
Moritz, an extraordinary pig from Germany, solves a block puzzle in under a minute, making you rethink everything you think you know about pigs and your own puzzle-solving panache!
Feral Cat Becomes Guardian to Rescued Homeless Pigs
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Jeri
- 876 days ago - lovemeow.com
A feral cat decided that the humans she befriended at a piggy farm sanctuary were ok and so she moved in and started living with the pigs there, calling the place her home.
Toronto Woman Could Face 10 Years in Prison for Giving Water to Pigs on a Hot Day
Offbeat  (tags: Toronto, woman, jail, slaughterhouse, pigs, water )

Scooby
- 905 days ago - ibtimes.co.uk
A woman in Toronto, Canada, has been charged with criminal mischief after she gave water to pigs being transported to a slaughterhouse on a hot day. Anita Kranjc, 48, could face up to 10 years in prison for her actions.
Can We All Just Agree It's Time To Treat Pigs Better?
Offbeat  (tags: animals, pigs, crates )

Angie
- 917 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
A new study shows the public does not like pregnant pigs being kept in tiny crates.
Live Pigs Strapped to a Table and Shot in the Head to Study Blood-Splatter Patterns
Offbeat  (tags: Science, New Zealand, pigs, experiments, animal cruelty )

Scooby
- 981 days ago - m.scmp.com
An animal rights group said that New Zealand researchers who secured live pigs to a surgical table and shot them in the head with a pistol as part of a study into blood-spatter patterns acted cruelly, and has urged them to end such experiments.
Game of Thrones Saved My Bacon... Says Pig Farmer
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Scooby
- 1138 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
The battle for the Iron Throne is a bloody one: in the hit TV series Game Of Thrones few survive from one series to the next âEUR" and even fewer prosper.
Chipotle Stops Selling Pork at a Third of Its Restaurants Because It Cannot Find Enough Humanely Raised Pigs
Offbeat  (tags: pigs, humane )

Angie
- 1140 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Chipotle, which dropped one of its pork vendors earlier this year, only uses humanely-raised pigs that have not received added hormones, though they have become harder to acquire after demand has risen.
Moritz The Clever-Pig Wants Your Attention; Video   video
Offbeat  (tags: animals, clever, smart, pigs, adorable )

Yusuf
- 1146 days ago - youtube.com
So cute and adorable and clever
 

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