Fetal Pig Dissection – Part 1 questions:
- Measure pig (in cm) from rump (not including tail) to tip of snout. Hint: use a piece of string and then measure the string with a ruler). Record.
- Sketch pig on back of lab paper, in pencil, giving detail and labelling structures (no stick drawings or outline drawings… provide some detail, shading, etc).
- Using online research, determine the approximate gestational age of the fetal pig specimen, based on size and other features.
- Research and give an overview of porcine (pig) gestation, fetal development, typical litter size, etc.