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by Dan
Mon Feb 15, 2010 4:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Piglets & Electric fencing
Replies: 4
Views: 3211

Piglets & Electric fencing

My piglets are now 10 days old and up till now have been kept in the stable. I have a 10x 10' concrete pad outside which mum comes out regulary to feed and exercise but im worried about letting the piglets out incase they touch the fence. I let them out the weekend for 10 minutes but turned the fenc...
by Dan
Mon Feb 15, 2010 3:52 pm
Forum: Breeding
Topic: Castrating Piglets
Replies: 18
Views: 21237

Just dragging this one up again. My vet has recommended 6 weeks too. He says they sedate them to do it. Does this sound right? I know most have it done earlier but can anyone see any drawbacks or problems with the six week mark?