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Fun Fact 1

Pigs are the fourth cleverest species on the planet:

1. Humans
2. Primates
3. Dolphins and whales
4. Pigs!

Fun Fact 2

The mother pig sings to her piglets when she is nursing.

Piglets
Piglets
Fun Fact 3

In Denmark there are twice as many pigs as people.

Fun Fact 4

Pigs talk to each other using different grunts and squeals.

Piglets
Piglets
Fun Fact 5

Pigs have 44 teeth.

Fun Fact 6

Pigs drink up to 14 gallons of water a day.

Piglets
Piglets
Fun Fact 7

Pigs roll around in the mud to keep cool.

Fun Fact 8

Pigs have 15,000 taste buds! Humans have 9,000.

Piglets
Piglets
Fun Fact 9

An adult pig can run up to 11 miles per hour.

Fun Fact 10

Pigs have four toes on each foot but they walk on only two. That's why they look like they are walking on tiptoe.

Piglets
Check out these stories of pigs saving their owners lives:
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PETA – The Hidden Lives of Pigs
Claude

Images taken at and thanks to Kentish Town City Farm