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bodger

I'm possibly going to sell one.

The three 'O' s









I've never shown any of my pigs and living where I do, nobody in the know has ever seen them. In truth, I think that they might be good specimens but I don't really know. if they are, what's even worse, is that I don't know which the best ones are.
I've had an enquiry from quite a well known breeder and pig showman who'd like to by them.
I'll post some pictures for our resident pig boffins to have a look at them. I just wish I could take a decent picture of the pigs. It was blowing a gale and that can be my only excuse.

















































They are maiden gilts and were born on the third of January this year. Help
Yorkshire Geordie

Good luck with your inspection/choice/sale/etc. Bodger.
I know nothing   about them but they ALL look good to me.  
Martyn
tai haku

Yorkshire Geordie wrote:
Good luck with your inspection/choice/sale/etc. Bodger.
I know nothing   about them but they ALL look good to me.  
Martyn


I also know nowt about them but to me the one with the more extensive and symmetrical black is the most aesthetically pleasing. Of course I've based my analysis largely on how I would judge a black and white koi carp and so my views probably differ significantly from those of a professional pig fancier.
bodger

I'd better be careful how I say this but of the three, the one that I fancy is the pig on the right of this photo with the other one showing more colour being my second choice but what do I know?  









horace

I also know nothing but i would chose the same pig as it has the better markings
chicken feed

When selecting a pig we start at the legs if the legs are not good they will not last long as a breeding animal, secondly we select a animal with a good strong back then the underline has to be good has to have a minimum of 14 teats even the boars well spaced and starting forward. then in the mis the GOS has a breed standard for the spots. If all pigs meet this criteria then its down to which one you would most want to take home (or keep).
bodger

All three of them have 14 evenly spaced teats and are good on there feet too.
bodger

It looks as though at least one, if not two of the three 'O's will be heading off to Ireland in the near future. The chap is coming over for the weekend and visiting us tomorrow.
Yorkshire Geordie

To be sure, to be sure and good luck!

Martyn
horace

Good luck  

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