Chicken houses, pigpens, vegetable gardens, and orchards were visited by members returning from the midnight conclaves.
Water from shallow wells within a hundred feet of barnyards, pigpens, or other outhouses is usually unsafe to drink.
Depredations by wolves here upon henroosts and pigpens are of frequent occurrence.
And at night she roosted on any handy place in the barn or the haymow, under the carriage-shed or even over the pigpens.
In the same way they visit the pigpens and take the young pigs away from the mother.
(also pigsty) Any filthy, littered place: His room's a pigpen (1872+; 1820+ pigsty)