Pig's Slaughter

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Image contains graphic content) Once the animal has been killed, they... News PhotoAnimal,Burning,Cultures,Dry,Fern,Horizontal,Human Interest,Removing,SpainPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2013 Getty ImagesHERVAS, SPAIN - JANUARY 11: (EDITORS NOTE: Image contains graphic content) Once the animal has been killed, they use dry fern to burn the pig's skin in order to remove all fur/hair on January 11, 2013 in Hervas, Spain. It is a very common custom in Spanish villages for families to breed one or several pigs to later sacrifice them during the cold months in order to have a supply of meat and cold cuts for the rest of the year. (Photo by Carlos Alvarez/Getty Images)