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Introducing Bella my Piggie

Discussion in 'Other Pets & Livestock' started by 2468Chickensrgr8, Jan 2, 2010.

  1. 2468Chickensrgr8

    2468Chickensrgr8 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 7, 2007
    Ontario
    I j[​IMG]ust wanted to share a photo of my Pot Belly Pig .....Bella 12 weeks old
     
  2. mendygnl

    mendygnl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Have you seen the little tea-cup pigs? I hadn't heard of them, but that's what my grand daughter wants. Your Bella is cute - what does she think of the snow?
     
  3. 2468Chickensrgr8

    2468Chickensrgr8 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 7, 2007
    Ontario
    I have heard about them but never seen one....Bella is not thrilled with the snow...I dont think she ever seen snow until coming here....She's in the house so its alot of work ...just like having a puppy again ...but I love it
     
  4. mrkpero

    mrkpero Chillin' With My Peeps

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    She is too cute! Thanks for sharing!
     
  5. chickenbottom

    chickenbottom Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 30, 2008
    hollister, florida
    very cute. about how much does she weigh now im thinking of getting one as a dog lol
     
  6. Skyesrocket

    Skyesrocket Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 20, 2008
    She is a cutie! Good thing she isn't white, you would lose her in the snow!
     
  7. 2468Chickensrgr8

    2468Chickensrgr8 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 7, 2007
    Ontario
    Quote:She's maybe 5 pds...and now tucked away in her bed for the rest of the night ...this is the 2nd night and we have only had one accident in the house ...I just love her....
     
  8. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits... Premium Member

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    aww!She looks like my Dyson piggy.. [​IMG]
     
  9. 2468Chickensrgr8

    2468Chickensrgr8 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 7, 2007
    Ontario
    Hey Red Hen or anyone else with PBP's
    Three Piggy's !!!! Red hen !!! What do you feed your piggiy? Is it a Pot belly Pig food?

    Right now my girl is 12 weeks old and I am feeding her Mazuri Mini Pig Youth food....I am giving her 1/3 a cup twice a day and at lunch fruit and veggies...and I have been giving her frozen peas ....some what thawed but she doesnt care....for training
    Is that too much or two little ...? I really dont want her to be over weight .....Merci
     
  10. chickenbottom

    chickenbottom Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 30, 2008
    hollister, florida
    how exactly do you house train them just like a dog? and about how many pounds do they get at their biggest i love pbp they are so cute
     

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