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    • Swine Additional facts
    • Swine
      • Have very sensitive skin
      • Sunburn easily
      • Internal organs and skin close resemblance to human
    • Swine
      • Used in research to simulate human reactions/responses
      • Skin used for skin graphs on people
      • Have 1 ¼ inch fat layer under skin
    • Swine
      • Can become very aggressive if they feel threatened or have young
      • Biggest threat is their teeth
      • Nose is very sensitive and can smell their favorite delicacy, earthworms, underground and root up
    • Swine
      • Having their litter of pigs is called farrowing
      • Piglets will have their teeth (tusks) nipped to keep then from becoming razor sharp
      • Piglets usually have their tails docked or the other piglets may bite them off
    • Swine
      • Identification is usually done by ear notching
      • Right ear – litter number
      • Left ear – pig number