Many people are surprised to learn that pigs are very social and that they maintain a strict hierarchy within their herds. In fact, every activity of a pig’s daily life is governed by their place in the hierarchy.
Pigs are one of the most misunderstood animals in the world. Somehow, through no fault of their own, they have earned the reputation for being dirty, smelly and constant eaters of anything within reach of their snout. All of this is simply not true.