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by meinir
Sat Feb 16, 2008 3:11 pm
Forum: Pigs
Topic: Registered Boar TE Whangi free to good home
Replies: 3
Views: 4208

bloodlines

Hi there - his dam's bloodlines are awakino , granparents are S tutaki D awakino , great grandparents S te-whangi D awakino. Hope this info is ok
by meinir
Sat Jan 26, 2008 6:51 pm
Forum: Showing
Topic: Smallholder Show
Replies: 13
Views: 12502

small holders show at Builth

Wendy - I will definately be going along.
by meinir
Sat Jan 26, 2008 12:37 pm
Forum: Pigs
Topic: Registered Boar TE Whangi free to good home
Replies: 3
Views: 4208

Registered Boar TE Whangi free to good home

I have a 10 month registered black and gold boar free to good knowledgeable home. He is well handled and very friendly . He is fully innoculated and has been regularly wormed. Can send a picture if required. We can also arrange transport within a reasonable distance. He is totally used to electric f...
by meinir
Sat Jan 26, 2008 12:21 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: Quick death
Replies: 6
Views: 6786

sudden death

Have you been feeding barley by any chance ? I lost a boar suddenly and had some very sick pigs a few weeks ago. They were fine in the morning following their feed - then they seemed a bit lethargic and one started to fit uncontrollably. I called the vet who thought that it was some sort of poison b...
by meinir
Mon Jan 21, 2008 1:36 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: how easy is it to castrate an adult boar ?
Replies: 3
Views: 4243

thanks Ali

thanks for that info Ali - I really don't want to re-home him and also don't want to give him a life of isolation - so I think I'll chose a "pig" vet and hope for the best. I'll let you know how Barney gets on!
by meinir
Sat Jan 19, 2008 6:00 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: how easy is it to castrate an adult boar ?
Replies: 3
Views: 4243

how easy is it to castrate an adult boar ?

Hi - I need to have an adult boar castrated but my vet is very reluctant and said that he's never anaethetised an adult pig - HELP ? The boar is approx 10 months old - any advice out there