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29 Jan 2006

advise on a pig.
hi...i really want to get a pet pig. i used to have one but then it got HUGE.(the person who selled it to us said it will grow as big as a staffie) and we had to give it away, iv fallen in love with them but is there acually such a thing as a small pig....??
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CyberVet
cybervet

01 Jan 0001

You can get Vietnamese potbellied pigs in this country (they only grow to the size of a staffie) but you need to insist on seeing the parents before buying, as quite a few Transkei pigs have been passed off as the above.

Good luck
Dr Willemien van Wyk
Bird and exotic animal veterinarian
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