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This little piggy went to the slaughterhouse: the horrible truth about hog farms

Alicia Yeager, Staff Writer

March 5, 2014

A typical slaughterhouse kills up to 1,100 pigs every hour, according to many animal rights organizations, including PETA. Naturally, pigs live 10-15 years, but in factory “farms” these same breeds are lucky to live 3-5 ye...

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