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Potbellied Pigs

City Targets Pet Potbellied Pigs Under Food Animal Bylaw

Anna Pippus | Posted 10.27.2016 | Green
Anna Pippus

Are pigs farm animals? Actually, it's a trick question. Although the City of Victoria, B.C. prohibits keeping farm animals, it considers "farm animals" to be those animals "normally raised for food."

Well-Traveled 250-Pound Pig, Who’s Flown Private, Is Living The Good Life

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 09.10.2015 | Good News

About a year ago, Kristin Hartness and Jay Yontz, and their 5-year-old pig Ziggy, found themselves in quite a pickle. The home they'd been renting for...

Meet The Man Who Turned His Home Into A Haven For 2 Dozen Rescued Pigs

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 08.10.2015 | Good News

Andy Gregory didn't set out to live with 26 rescue pigs. They just sort of found him, one by one. Sherry, for example, was discovered wandering around...

Woman's Beautiful Lullaby To Her Sick Pig Will Make You Feel Better, Too

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 03.30.2015 | Green

Bentley the piglet has been in the hospital for a little over a month now, recovering from an illness, believed to be meningitis, that has left him bl...

Wanted: Good Home For Pig Who Likes Belly Rubs, Dogs And Purple Toenails

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 05.15.2014 | Green

Kirstyn Northrop Cobb would adopt Thelma Lou the potbellied pig if she could, but Cobb already has a full house, what with a half dozen dogs and her o...