Beautiful Pigs presents pigs as youhave never seen them before - primped, polished and looking positivelygorgeous. Every aspect of porcine elegance has been captured here inglorious full-colour photography.
In this beautifully illustrated andground-breaking book, porcine glamour takes centre stage. The topbreeds from around the world are represented - from graceful LargeBlack to the aristocratic Tamworth and the much-travelled Kune Kune -with graphic charts containing all the essential breed information.There's also a potted history of pigs, plus reportage photography ofthe behind-the-scenes primping and preening at the agricultural shows,to capture the care that is lavished on prizewinning pigs and thenail-biting judging process. This is a book to gladden the heart ofpig-lovers the world over, whether they be city dwellers with a trotterin the country or country dwellers with a dozen trotters in the farmyard. Packed with visual and textual breed information, it is a uniquegiftbook guaranteed to make every reader feel, well, happy as a pig inmuck...
About The Author
Andy Case has manyyears' experience specialising in rare breed pigs such as Kune Kune,Middle White, and Oxford Sandy & Black and is one of Britain's mostwell-respected pig breeders. He and his wife currently keep a 25-sowherd of Oxford Sandy & Blacks, and seven Kune Kune sows on theirfarm in Dorset. Andy was also one of the first breeders to import rarepigs into the UK from New Zealand in 1996.
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