We finally got our first Pot Belly pig!!

Discussion in 'Other Pets & Livestock' started by EmAbTo48, Jan 22, 2012.

  1. EmAbTo48

    EmAbTo48 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It's taken me a few months to find any PB pigs around our area, but we have finally welcomed home Wilbur a 3.5 month old PB!
    He has the sweetest personality, and is warming up to us very quickly!
    He took his first walk around the farm today (on his own little harness) and seemed pleased with all his neighbors AKA the chickens, ducks, dogs, rabbits and our two Yorkshire pigs!

    Now if only we can find this little guy a buddy!

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    Also if anyone can tell me if its save to remove the tag he has on? I would rather he not have it since we don't need it at our farm hes the only PB we have!
     
  2. Kevin565

    Kevin565 Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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    He's adorable!! [​IMG]
     
  3. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits... Premium Member

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    :celebrate
     
  4. danischi24

    danischi24 Loves naked pets

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    Very cute [​IMG]
    It's perfectly safe to remove the tag. Just cut the piece that goes through the ear with sharp scissors & pull the two pieces away.
     
  5. Skyesrocket

    Skyesrocket Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 20, 2008
    [​IMG] I absolutley HATE those tags. Yes, get it out of his ear. If it looks goopy or has fresh blood clean the ear flap good with an antiseptic.
    He is really cute. I just love those little faces!
     
  6. kelliepulido

    kelliepulido Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 18, 2008
    st.john's mi
    too cute
     

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