Potbelly pig and litter box safety

Discussion in 'Other Pets & Livestock' started by jackhorn01, Aug 17, 2013.

  1. jackhorn01

    jackhorn01 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 10, 2012
    Logansport, Louisiana
    I'm getting a potbelly pig from my neighbor and also have an inside cat. I am told the potbelly pig will eat kitty litter and die. Anyone else have both? What is your rig up to keep the cats box out of reach of the pig? Put it up on something maybe and make the cat jump up to get to it?
  2. Mickey Lou 04

    Mickey Lou 04 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 14, 2013
    I don't have a pig or a cat but what about those kittylitter box shelters that have those small entrances? You know, the ones that are made to look like an end table or something,
  3. farmchick897

    farmchick897 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 20, 2010
    Put something around it that cat can jump over.
  4. Brendalee5

    Brendalee5 Out Of The Brooder

    Apr 1, 2015
    Creston, Iowa
    I have a pig that lives in my house and she is a year old now, I have 3 cats and 1 dog, all in the house. My cat box is in a different room with a swing gate the cats jump over to get to the cat box. Yes cat litter will kill the pig , it will make them deathly sick and die if not treated asap and then still may not live if they eat it.

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