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Animal news: how can there be too many pigs?

From Harper’s Weekly Review: ā€œIā€™m fielding calls day in, day out from farmers all over the country who are in a perilous position, where they have just got far, far too many pigs on their farm,ā€ said the chairman of … Continue reading

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Animal news: Tref. Walking the Haifa streets

What a story! Wild boars — piggies, that is — are strolling the streets in Haifa, Israel. To put it simply (which, as a worse than secular Jew, I must since I know nothing of the complexities), pigs are not … Continue reading

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Animal news: if you could clone one animal, which would it be?

My choice for the last animal: a ferret. Yet… The cloned ferret has a name. Elizabeth Ann. But what you really want to know is, why do I have a dim impression of ferrets? Because I’ve been watching “The Yorkshire … Continue reading

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