In recent years, the world is rapidly spreading fashion on dwarf pet pigs. Now on the streets of America, Europe and recently Russia you can meet people, walkers on a leash little pigs – a some miniature pigs to doghill.
Mini-Pigi — product of breeding, without human intervention on the land they would not be. Experiments on the breeding of mini pigs was conducted from 1950-ies. As source material the Germans used valabregue Vietnamese pig and, as a result of long selection, came to the following results, the smallest and therefore the most expensive was bergstresser knit (translation – little critter), its weight is 6-15 lbs. But the Americans with their eternal gigantomania still prefer villabruna Vietnamese pig. Representatives of this breed are brown or black and sometimes reach a weight of 100kg.
Mini-Pigi little sick, and also do not shed and do not cause allergies, so that they can keep even the asthmatics. Mini-Pigi – ideal pet, unpretentious, smart and dedicated. They do not show aggression toward humans and other Pets. “If the dog is submissive slavish subservience, the hypocritical cat, monkey crafty, swinish behavior in a very meaningful way: the good and the affection she responds with devotion and diligence, and for the offense tries not to stay in debt,” wrote the naturalist Centrist. Pigs are the third (after dolphins and primates) in ten animals with the highest intelligence. Lifespan a some miniature pigs to doghill is 15-20 years.
Dwarf pigs are perfectly trained. For the “treat” and praise they will do anything. Pigs learn very quickly. They can be taught to walk on a leash and come on command to the host. Mini pig faster than other dog learns “sit”, “lie”, “give paw” and stuff like that. He knows the “place” – a hut or Mat. Also easily pigs learn to go to the toilet as cats, or the street like dogs, and you can combine these 2 methods. Pigs contrary to popular belief, neat, tidy and love to swim. Choose mini-Pigi does not smell, the problem of bad smell of urine in boys can be managed by castration.
Mini-Pigi’s not cheap. The price of a pig depends on its size, the smaller the pig, the more it costs. At the moment, prices range from 500 to 3000.