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Tusks

Front of some of Large Named Tusks (Click to zoom – Press Esc to exit Zoom) No, not the great album or the most excellent song by Fleetwood Mac. What we’re talking here are real ivory tusks – the kind … Continue reading

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Big Tusks, Little Teeth

Large Boar Tusks I’ll admit that ten years ago I didn’t know how much variety there was in pig teeth. When we had raised pigs as a kid we just went to finisher age of about 250 lbs. Those pigs … Continue reading

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Sow Tusks

Sow Tusks People think of tusks being a boar thing but sows can have pretty big tusks too. The above big tusks came from a sow who died on the farm. After the body had mostly decomposted in the compost … Continue reading

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Big’Un Tusks

Big’Un in his Prime On May 12th, 2010 one of our largest boars, Big’Un, died in his sleep in the south field. I was surprised. Nothing seemed to be wrong with him prior to that. He appeared perfectly healthy. We … Continue reading

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