There was a time, not many years ago, when teacup pigs were the hottest trend in pet ownership. However, cute as baby piggies are, they arent actually designed to stay that small. Genetically speaking, theres no such thing as a micro pig and most are destined for much, say, bigger things.
Unfortunately, that leads to lots of micro pigs being surrendered by owners who werent banking on such a massive pet commitment.
But on the flip side of the micro pig fallacy, you also have owners who fall so utterly in love with their large and in charge porcine companions that they cant imagine any other way of life!
For one U.K. woman named Janey Byrne, her two pigs quickly became her babies, despite the slight shock of their rapid growth.
Read on below to learn more about the micro pig scam and about Byrnes life with two massive potbellied pets!