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Piglets should be rooting again

Outdoors piglets like to root in the earth. Exercising their playful nature, it also has a clear function: covering their supply of iron. For that reason, it is argued that indoors piglets should be allowed to root as well, instead of being given their iron by injection.

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Pig Progress, volume 22, no.1 2006

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