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  1. Odd testicles upon castration

    I work on a dairy & pig farm and help perform castratrations and hernia surgeries on young pigs about every month or two. This last batch we did was about 35 pigs, half around 6 weeks old and half around 10 weeks old. We usually have 1-3 hernias in a group this size. Two of the "hernias" plus another castration was abnormal: one large, hard red/black testicle or sack with a thick hard cord. My boss has never seen this before in his 150 or so hernia surgeries and now we had 3. Anyone know...
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