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A Field Guide to Pigs

John Pukite went back to the barnyard after the success of A Field Guide to Cows and the result is a one-of-a-kind field guide to the true star of any farmyard-the pig. Although swine have roamed fields and forests for centuries, this guide is the first to offer easy-to-understand descriptions and illustrations of the world's most popular breeds. Whether it is the massive Poland China or the roly-poly Vietnamese Potbelly, A Field Guide to Pigs is the one-stop reference for endless little-known facts, fascinating tidbits about pig behavior, and even etiquette for when you visit the farm. Casual pig watchers and porcinologists alike are sure to learn something new on every page. --This text refers to the Paperback edition.

Resource Specification
Category: Pigs: Book
Title: A Field Guide to Pigs
URL: http://www.livestock-directory.com/exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/1560448776/ref=ase_livestockdire-20/102-7586168-7114536?v=glance&s=books
Released Date: September 1, 1999
Cost: $10.36
List Price: $12.95
Pages: 128 pages
Edition: Paperback, 1st Edition
ISBN: 1560448776
Publisher: Falcon
Author: John Pukite
Keywords: pigs, pig breeds, pig information, pig habitats, pig guide
Summary: Although swine have roamed fields and forests for centuries, this guide is the first to offer easy-to-understand descriptions and illustrations of the world's most popular breeds.
Description:

John Pukite went back to the barnyard after the success of A Field Guide to Cows and the result is a one-of-a-kind field guide to the true star of any farmyard-the pig. Although swine have roamed fields and forests for centuries, this guide is the first to offer easy-to-understand descriptions and illustrations of the world's most popular breeds. Whether it is the massive Poland China or the roly-poly Vietnamese Potbelly, A Field Guide to Pigs is the one-stop reference for endless little-known facts, fascinating tidbits about pig behavior, and even etiquette for when you visit the farm. Casual pig watchers and porcinologists alike are sure to learn something new on every page. --This text refers to the Paperback edition.