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by nick butler
Sat Aug 15, 2009 10:07 am
Forum: Pigs
Topic: kunekune BOAR FOR SALE OR HIRE
Replies: 3
Views: 3226

hi there we have a year old smallish proven boar,Te whangi/jenny bloodline for sale, good tempered/natured, in fact very friendly only selling due to not having enough paddocks to keep him away from his sisters, he is a tri, with 2 piri's and is registered our nuber is 07787 163 185
by nick butler
Fri Apr 03, 2009 6:24 pm
Forum: Litters
Topic: small baby gilt wanted
Replies: 2
Views: 2843

Hi we have a gilt Te Whangi/Jenny bloodlines she is black with a bit of white/ginger she has two piris and is smaller than her brothers and sisters. She is 8 weeks old. We are located in the Forest of Dean Tel 07787163185
by nick butler
Tue Feb 24, 2009 8:39 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: how many piglets???
Replies: 4
Views: 3130

how many piglets???

im curious to see how many piglets your sows have each time, just to see if there is a pattern, include DOA pigs please and latest litter as you only get one vote
by nick butler
Tue Feb 24, 2009 8:28 am
Forum: Litters
Topic: piglets running everywhere
Replies: 3
Views: 3293

piglets running everywhere

we have 2 big litters seems to be the norm with betty and wilma we have had 10 and 12, 2 days apart, so we are inundated with piglets, females and males of all colours ,males due to be castrated unless purchased prior
bloodline te-whangi and jenny and we are in gloucester
by nick butler
Tue Feb 17, 2009 6:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Biting Pigs
Replies: 10
Views: 7021

to be honest, i agree with you, we have two females and you can literally take the food from their mouths and they dont bite, they have a little tussle amonst themselves over pecking order i did see the dog whisperer and wondered if the same training could be used, maybe one of those shock collar co...
by nick butler
Sat Feb 14, 2009 10:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: my girls
Replies: 10
Views: 5935

did betty have a friend/companion, we keep our two sows together, right through the pregnancy and farrowing, they do have their little mishaps usually regarding food, but they share each others piglets when feeding, maybe a rest break with company may help,pigs dont really have that many ways to sho...
by nick butler
Sun Feb 08, 2009 10:47 pm
Forum: Pigs
Topic: Proven full boar for swap or sale
Replies: 1
Views: 2257

can you give details of bloodline/piris/colour etc cheers nik
by nick butler
Sat Feb 07, 2009 11:14 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Buy British!!
Replies: 11
Views: 5879

After watching chicken out and jamies latest programme, we only buy free range chicken where we have to (although nearly all cockeral we rear end up in the freezer), We reluctanly send any pig that doesnt get sold and gets to a year old to the freezer, i know that my pigs have had a great life doing...
by nick butler
Thu Feb 05, 2009 4:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: my girls
Replies: 10
Views: 5935

dont worry too much, we have had a few litters now, and the mums can do this on their own, we missed one litter and were checking every half hour, just clear their mouth, and a quick rub with a dry towel usually helps, then put towards the nipple,
by nick butler
Wed Feb 04, 2009 9:36 am
Forum: Pigs
Topic: 2 Boars for sale 1 castrated, 1 full boar
Replies: 0
Views: 2032

2 Boars for sale 1 castrated, 1 full boar

Hi there, its nearing that time when i should have a litter on its way, and as such i have 2 boars for sale, They are both tri, both with piri's, both 6 months old and both very gentle, 1 is castrated and the other is a full boar (although unproven obviously), Te-Whangi bloodline, We are based in Gl...
by nick butler
Wed Feb 04, 2009 9:25 am
Forum: Pigs
Topic: Boar Wanted Please
Replies: 1
Views: 2167

Hi there i have a young (6 months old) unproven boar,Te-Whangi bloodline, Tri Colour with piri's, i have pictures (but dont know how to put them on this site) of this nice gentle chap, only selling him because i cant trust putting him back in with his sister, may be able to deliver part/all the way....
by nick butler
Thu Sep 18, 2008 7:47 pm
Forum: Breeding
Topic: Same granddad?
Replies: 15
Views: 10979

hi there joining in with the discussion i also watched the program and was disgusted to see the disregard for the dogs in question, i wouldnt mate any of the same bloodline, much as humans dont keep it in the family, (well perhaps some, not me ) but i do have 3 small boars for sale in the right sect...
by nick butler
Tue Sep 16, 2008 5:10 pm
Forum: Pigs
Topic: 3 full boars for sale
Replies: 0
Views: 1870

3 full boars for sale

i have 3 full boars @ 8 weeks old, one cream (gold tipped) and 2 tri's for sale, willing to do an exchange for an older proven boar or sell ?150, ru's need not apply, thanks nik 07787 163 185
by nick butler
Thu Sep 04, 2008 6:25 pm
Forum: Pigs
Topic: Breeding boar needed
Replies: 1
Views: 2220

hi there i have 3 full boars, 1 gold tip cream, 2 tri's,all about 7 weeks old willing to do a swap or part exchange on an older boar (1yr +) if that makes my quest for a boar a little easier, sorry RU's need not apply 07787 163 185
by nick butler
Tue Aug 19, 2008 8:28 am
Forum: Pigs
Topic: Breeding boar needed
Replies: 1
Views: 2220

Breeding boar needed

hi there we are looking at getting another boar to run with our sows, must be entire, prefer cream or tri but will consider others, willing to pay and collect, cheers nick