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by Tom
Sun Feb 03, 2013 10:05 pm
Forum: Pigs
Topic: Andrew Boar - free to a good home
Replies: 0
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Andrew Boar - free to a good home

Four year old registered pedigree kunekune boar (Andrew lines), free to a good home. He has a lovely temperament and is very easy to handle. He has served our three sows so new blood line now needed, but will be sorry to see him go. Could deliver locally, please contact us to discuss. Based near Gla...
by Tom
Wed Sep 05, 2012 9:44 am
Forum: Breeding
Topic: Introducing a new boar to sows
Replies: 8
Views: 4116

Re: Introducing a new boar to sows

Thanks again for the advice. The last post reminded about when we took the sow out of the boar pen the first time. She had only been in with the boar for a day or so and there definately wasn't any "action" so to speak but when she went back in with her two sisters, they became aggressive with her a...
by Tom
Tue Sep 04, 2012 1:19 pm
Forum: Breeding
Topic: Introducing a new boar to sows
Replies: 8
Views: 4116

Re: Introducing a new boar to sows

Thank you both for the advice. By way of an update, we took the sow out of the boar pen after about a day as neither of them seemed particularly happy with each other. She then came into season and we took her to him, keeping her outside of the pen at first. The first time she still seemed quite agg...
by Tom
Mon Aug 27, 2012 3:18 pm
Forum: Breeding
Topic: Introducing a new boar to sows
Replies: 8
Views: 4116

Introducing a new boar to sows

Hello, We have just picked up a new 4 year old boar to breed with our three sows (2 years old). He has settled in to his own pen nicely but today we introduced our first sow to him and they didn't hit it off all that well! There was lots of pushing and a little biting and in short the sow has assert...