Pigs Rely On Mud
If pigs don't sweat, how did the phrase "sweating like a pig" originate? It actually has nothing to do with pig sweat.
Why Pigs Need Mud
Key Facts In This Video
Pigs don't sweat as a means to balance their body temperature. (0:31)
The expression "sweating like a pig" comes from the appearance of melted iron droplets. (0:59)