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In Praise Of Lard, And How To Render Your Own

Food52 | Posted 09.09.2014 | Taste
Food52

With butter consumption at a 40-year high, it seems that home cooks are ready to embrace animal fats once more.

Kama The Surfing Pig Rides Waves Like A Pro

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 08.07.2014 | Green

When Kama the pig isn't bacon in the sun, he's on a surfboard with his owner Kai Holt catching waves at Sandy Beach in Oahu, Hawaii. The little gu...

This Is Why You Don't Mess With The Garbage Man

The Huffington Post | David Lohr | Posted 07.21.2014 | Crime

A Minnesota trash hauler is down in the dumps after officials say he illegally unloaded more than a ton of garbage in a customer's driveway as retalia...

The Ten Commandments of Cruise Ship Buffets

Lisa Mirza Grotts | Posted 09.06.2014 | Travel
Lisa Mirza Grotts

Thou shall avoid eating in the buffet line. Wait until you are seated. This is not fast food, just fast service.

This Pig Is Having An Identity Crisis

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 06.17.2014 | Good News

A pig named Virginia is having an animal identity crisis, and it couldn't be cuter. Virginia is a Juliana pig who lives with two boxers at a home ...

Holy Pig! Put Down the Pork!

Kathy Stevens | Posted 08.05.2014 | Green
Kathy Stevens

Breeding pigs spend most of their lives in crates only inches larger than their bodies. Crushing boredom and depression cause compulsive behaviors like head-banging. Do you really want your choices to support such a system?

Killer Pig Virus Wipes Out More Than 10 Percent Of Nation's Hogs

Reuters | Posted 06.27.2014 | Green

By Meredith Davis and Theopolis Waters CHICAGO, April 27 (Reuters) - John Goihl, a hog nutritionist in Shakopee, Minnesota, knows a fa...

Pig Politely Shares A Salad, Redefines What It Means To Be A Pig

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 04.22.2014 | Green

This pig's got better table manners than most.

You Can Swim With Adorable Pigs In The Bahamas Because Why Not

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 12.09.2013 | Travel

You might have thought about swimming with dolphins, fish, even maybe sharks, but wild pigs? Well, the day wild pigs swim has arrived on the Baham...

WATCH: Rub-A-Dub-Dub, Three Micro Pigs In A Tub

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 10.09.2013 | Good News

This little piggy went to the market, This little piggy stayed home, This little piggy had roast beef, This little piggy had none.. And these th...

WATCH: These Animals Playing Instruments Are Pretty Impressive

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 09.06.2013 | Good News

Roll over Beethoven -- there are new musical prodigies in town! Animals everywhere are learning their scales and arpeggios and getting down to the bea...

PHOTOS: Giant Rabbit And Tiny Pigs Are Best Friends

Posted 08.30.2013 | Green

Yes, this rabbit happens to be bigger than those pigs. But best friends really do come in all shapes and sizes, so just revel in the happiness of thes...

PHOTOS: Piglet Can't Get Enough Ice Cream

The Huffington Post | Nick Visser | Posted 07.15.2013 | Green

We scream, you scream and, apparently, even piglets scream for ice cream. Missy, an adorable four-month-old pig, was completely delighted to enjoy ...

Goat Reveals Playing On A Pig Is The Best Thing Ever (VIDEO)

Posted 02.19.2014 | Weird News

You may have heard the old saying, "Pigging ain't easy." Or maybe you haven't. Either way, this pig is just trying to take a nap, and his little goa...

Top 10 'Hollywood' A-List Wild Animals, Digital Animals, Domestic Farm Animals and Pets

Pat Gallagher | Posted 03.09.2013 | Comedy
Pat Gallagher

For your reading pleasure, here's our "Top 10 Hollywood A-List Wild Animals, Digital Animals, Domestic Farm Animals and Pets" list.

WATCH: Super Pig Saves Baby Goat From Drowning

Posted 02.26.2013 | Green

UPDATE February 26, 2013: It has been revealed that the clip, first posted in September 2012, is a hoax. It was staged by the people behind Comedy Cen...

PHOTO: Pig And Whisky Trucks Collide, Send Both Flying

Posted 09.11.2012 | Food

As one might imagine, it's not a pretty scene when a truck carrying hundreds of bottles of whiskey collides with a lorry full of live pigs. Tha...

WATCH: How to Butcher a Pig

Rebecca Gerendasy | Posted 08.15.2012 | Food
Rebecca Gerendasy

In this three-part "in the Kitchen" special, Camas Davis, founder of the Portland Meat Collective and former food journalist, demonstrates how to butcher a pig.

The Pig Opens in Logan Circle for a Snout-to-Tail Small Plates Feast (PHOTOS)

Erin Ruberry | Posted 07.21.2012 | DC
Erin Ruberry

Yes, you're going to see a lot of pork. But fear not, vegetarians and non-porkers. There's plenty here for you, too. But if there was ever a reason to hop off the vegetarian train for the night ("Hi, my name is Erin and I'm a vegetarian... 98 percent of the time."), it's at The Pig.

Tastes of the Week

Rozanne Gold | Posted 03.10.2012 | Food
Rozanne Gold

What better way to welcome the tastes of a new year than at a Chinese banquet? Not in a restaurant, mind you, but in the comfort of someone's home.

PHOTOS: Tori And Daughter's Pig Day Afternoon

CELEBUZZ! | Posted 09.12.2011 | Celebrity

There's a new addition to the Spelling family -- a pet pig named Hank! Tori Spelling and her daughter Stella were snapped taking their new animal frie...

Anti-Concept By Design: Restaurant's Nose To Tail Eating

Crane.tv | Posted 09.05.2011 | Arts
Crane.tv

Meet the pig. A very edible animal, its head is a veritable smorgasbord, containing 27 different meals. And, according to Michelin-starred chef Fergus...

Killing & Eating Texas's Wild Boar 'Problem'

Daniel Klein | Posted 08.28.2011 | Food
Daniel Klein

In Texas, feral pigs are not looked fondly upon. There are millions, they breed rapidly and they cause a lot of damage to property. The answer in Texa...

Behind The Scenes Of The Spam Factory

Posted 08.28.2011 | Food

Ted Genoways of Mother Jones recently scribed a behemoth piece on some shady occurrences at Quality Pork Processors Inc., better known as the processi...

Stars Celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the Farm Sanctuary

Wendy Diamond | Posted 07.23.2011 | New York
Wendy Diamond

Farm animals danced and greeted guests as they arrived to celebrate the 25th Anniversary for Farm Sanctuary at Cipriani Wall Street on May 14th. "If ...