- Pig racing
Pig racing is a sport in which juvenile
pigs race around a small enclosed dirt or gravel track. This racing is usually purely for entertainment, and betting is not part of it. It is often one of the attractions at county fairs.
Pig racing is most popular in the
Southern United States. The city of Charlotte, North Carolinawill occasionally host pig races before other sporting events. The annual Houston Livestock Show and Rodeobills itself as the largest in the world, and the second-largest fair or festival of any kind in North America. Besides the pro rodeo events and livestock exhibitions, pig racing is featured. The minor league baseball team the St. Paul Saintshost pig races at the stadium during select home games.
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