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by Keith Baron
Thu Feb 28, 2019 9:09 pm
Forum: General Trading Post
Topic: Stud Boar wanted
Replies: 0
Views: 229

Stud Boar wanted

Looking for the services of a smallish boar near Devizes, Wiltshire.
I am not very car mobile, so any help with transport would be greatly appreciated.
by Keith Baron
Thu Dec 24, 2015 5:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: rehoming
Replies: 2
Views: 3043

Re: rehoming

Hello Simon, yes, I've had her since she was a baby. She was born on 9th February 2009, so apologise for my maths, I got her mixed up with another sow I have here. Her BKKPS name is Longhopen Jenny 23 and was sired by Cornclose Te Whangi I herd 2254. Dam was Woolpitch Jenny II herd 1824. hope this h...
by Keith Baron
Wed Dec 16, 2015 7:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: rehoming
Replies: 2
Views: 3043

rehoming

I have a 7-year-old registered sow, Lucy, whom I cannot look after her properly now .
She is very healthy, eating well and talks a lot.
by Keith Baron
Tue Sep 29, 2015 12:09 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: Lame Pig
Replies: 3
Views: 2011

Re: Lame Pig

Hi, Strangely enough I have a pig with exactly the same problem. As you suggest, it is very difficult to get near the foot as he doesn't trust anyone near it, he even moans when I come near him with an antiseptic spray. there is no pus, nothing appears infected,etc., the same as you. I wondered if i...
by Keith Baron
Mon Dec 06, 2010 12:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: When will my new boars become potent?
Replies: 3
Views: 2135

Thanks Simon . All the piglets have been weaned and I only have these 2 left. Mum appears to be dry and the piglets do not seem to bother her with that, but I'll take your advice and separate.
With the risk of sounding thick, why is the vet at fault, what should I have been advised?
by Keith Baron
Mon Dec 06, 2010 11:49 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: When will my new boars become potent?
Replies: 3
Views: 2135

When will my new boars become potent?

Hello eveyone, I've just had my first litter of 7, all well and 5 sold. I took the three boys to be castrated and the vet could only do one because the other two each had a hernia. I decided to keep these for meat and have put them back in a pen with their mother now they've been weaned. They are 9 ...
by Keith Baron
Thu Nov 04, 2010 11:17 am
Forum: Litters
Topic: Only 3 piglets left. Ready end November. Devizes, Wiltshire.
Replies: 0
Views: 1909

Only 3 piglets left. Ready end November. Devizes, Wiltshire.

We've had a litter of 7 all together, first time we've farrowed!! We have 2 black gilts with piris and 1 castrated boy black and white. They are from dam Longhopen Jenny and sire Kings Cottage and are all doing really well. Call me any time 07774 671541 Keith
by Keith Baron
Mon Mar 30, 2009 9:49 pm
Forum: Litters
Topic: small baby gilt wanted
Replies: 2
Views: 2910

small baby gilt wanted

Hi, I am based in Wiltshire and already have a 4-year-old sow with her 2-year-old castrated boar who are very friendly and typically kunekune. I am looking for a small baby gilt to add to my two. I would prefer a small-framed piglet.[/u]