Potbellied pet pig provides therapy for owner, others
"She saved my life. She changed my life." Though Reggie is no longer living, the pig was written up in Life magazine for therapy work. Ms. DiNolfi took her to numerous nursing homes to visit the residents. Many of the residents in their 80s and 90s really ...
Potbelly pig finds a home
Shelter volunteers believe that Mr. Piggy was someone's pet due to his calm behavior. Potbelly pigs can be as tall at 18 inches and can weigh around 60 to 110 pounds. An average life span of a potbelly pig ranges from 20 to 25 years.
Library plans potbelly pig program promoting reading
Farmer Minor will bring his famed potbelly pig Daisy to Belle Fourche in a public library-sponsored ... The program shares Daisy noises, giving Daisy a treat, and talk about Daisy's pampered porcine life and about how Daisy I and II became such famous ...
Life is good for rescued Vietnamese potbelly pigs at Smith & Agli's Potbelly Manor
Potbelly pigs may be similar in size to dogs but that's where the similarity ends. Owners need to possess a particular set of skills in order to ensure harmony in a household with a pet pig. Once these skills are mastered however, life with these fun and ...
Why You Should Think Twice Before Buying a Teacup Pig
The truth is: there is no such thing as a teacup pig. While there’s no denying that the idea ... the vast majority of homes are simply not suitable for a fully grown pot belly pig. When the living conditions are less than ideal for the pig, they can ...