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Pigs can breathe through their butts, sort of, and that’s a big deal

A new discovery about mammals and their potential ability to ‘breathe’ through their rectum into the intestines has paved the way for a potential new…

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Pigs can play video games

A group of researchers has spent the last 20 years testing pigs to see how well they can play a computer game—in which the pigs…

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Pigs can be trained to use computer joysticks, say researchers

Study found pigs were able to move a cursor to hit a wall on a screen and earn a treat They’ve long been thought of…

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Undercover footage at French pig farm shows ‘abusive’ conditions

The unit, which supplies the Herta brand, had been cleared by French state vets and claimed to be addressing concerns French veterinary officials have been…

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Pigs show “remarkable” level of behavioral and mental flexibility in a new study

A new study has found that some pig species have a remarkable level of behavioral and mental flexibility. The study was published recently and tested…

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US FDA declares genetically modified pork ‘safe to eat’

Developer says it plans to focus on using pig organs for human transplant rather than selling for meat Genetically modified (GM) pigs have been approved…

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Thousands march in Taiwan streets against US pork imports

Thousands of people have marched in Taipei’s streets demanding the reversal of a decision to allow U.S. pork imports into Taiwan, alleging food safety issues…

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Surreal pig couch for sale, cheap

As of this writing, the stately and elegant pig couch above is still available via CraigsList NYC. At $250, it seems to be quite a…

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Pigs start 75 square metre fire after swallowing and excreting battery powered pedometer

Firefighters ‘save the bacon’ when copper in device’s batteries reacts with contents of pigpens Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/home-news/pigs-pedometer-fire-pigpens-bramham-north-yorkshire-rescue-service-a9385406.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it…

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Missing Polish farmer was eaten by his own pigs, officials say

When police went to property only fragments of skull and bone remained Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/europe/polish-pig-farmer-eaten-by-animals-lubin-a9289961.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you….

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Watch this wild boar on a gas station rampage

In Sultanpur, India, a wild boar caused chaos at a gas station. Employees were no match for the animal’s piggish behavior and later it apparently…

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