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17 Fun Facts You Should Know About Pigs That'll Make You Appreciate Them Even More

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Although you can probably name every type of pork dish you like to eat, or which recipes go much better with bacon, you probably aren't aware of the fact that pigs are actually incredibly intelligent animals. If you were looking for a group discussion on how great BBQ baby back pork ribs are, you've come to the wrong place. This list is chock full of fun facts about pigs, and all of their smelly, adorable, lesser-known attributes. These sweet little pink porkers are one of the coolest animals around, and you'll see why they're often made the subject of movies and books. 

This list of fun facts about pigs is sure to make you squeal with delight, but it's also designed to give you more information about pigs. Did you know that pigs are able to walk on two toes? Or that they have been soldiers? Pigs are highly engaging and interactive — some say that they're even smarter than children.

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