Woman Fined for Killing, Eating Rescue Pig That She Promised She Wouldn't Eat
The woman had signed a contract promising to care for the animal, but ended up turning it into 200 pounds of pâté.
Vegans May Have Killed Piglets While Protesting ‘Death Factory’ Pig Farm
The farmer said the activists who crammed themselves into a shed with some sows and piglets caused two piglets to be crushed to death.
Percy Pig Just Got ‘Married’ and We Have Some Questions
Marks & Spencer’s porcine gummy sweet tied the knot with long-term partner Penny this weekend but something's not right.
Scientists Discover Low-Fat Bacon Can Be Made from CRISPR-Modified Pigs
Playing god is part of your balanced breakfast.
Writing a Book About Pork Made Me Go Vegan
Cambridge University archaeologist Pía Spry-Marqués' new book explores the "love-hate" relationship between humans and pigs. In writing it, she was forced to confront her own eating habits.
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Shooting Hogs from Balloons Could Soon Be a Reality in Texas
The state legislature just passed a bill to legalize the practice, because apparently hunting them from helicopters was too noisy.
Why Romanians No Longer Love Killing Pigs
People in Romania aren't buying and killing their own pigs any more, a fact the merchants at the Brănești pig fair can't escape.
The Farm Where Old Pigs Go to Be Massaged Until They Die
Not all farm animals that have already lived their productive years have to head straight for the slaughterhouse—some go to peaceful retirement homes to live out their golden years.
Stale Bread with Ham and Rum: Tourism in the Time of Cuba
“Cuba is for travelling, not for living,” said one man I encountered. “We get a ration of five eggs per month, one piece of bread per day, and one chicken leg every 45 days.”
A Pig Got Loose and Britain’s Most British Week Ever Somehow Got More British
This pig is the only one in the UK with the right idea. Run, pig. Run.
This Pig Farmer Is on a Mission to Rebrand Pork Scratchings
After discussing the idea at the pub, Matthew Fort and Tom Parker-Bowles joined with farmer Rupert Ponsonby to create a scratching with high quality British pork. “We were annoyed that an iconic British food wasn’t being made with lower welfare pigs...
Snakes, Alligators and the World's Top Female Golfer
At 18-years-old, Lydia Ko is the youngest golfer of either sex to ever be ranked #1 in the world. Simply put, she's the best. On a rare off day in her home base of Orlando, we figured it would be nice to show her some local sights.