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Crackle

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Size: Medium
Age: Young
Gender: Male
Breeds: Pig

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Who is interested in this adorable Potbelly Pig named Crackle? He is a male, 6 month old baby that loves strawberries, veggies, bananas, Cheerios, pig feed and treats. He is housebroken, crate trained and learning to walk on a harness.

He squeals when he is picked up, but that is normal for a pig. He loves to snuggle in blankets and on dog beds and loves to play with toys. He is super curious and is always looking for food, treats and things to check out. He whines for attention and loves belly rubs.

If you have potbelly experience and can provide a wonderful, forever home for this precious baby, apply quickly. He will be in serious demand!

BASIC INFO: 
Name: Crackle
Sex: Male
Breed: Potbelly Pig
Age: 6 months
Weight: 40 lbs
Spayed/Neutered: Yes
Vaccinations: Up to date as of February 2019
Heartworm: N/A
Microchipped: yes

BASED ON OUR OBSERVATIONS:
Dogs: Yes, he is fine with dogs. Pigs and dogs together must be watched closely as the noises a pig makes can upset a dog, especially one that is not used to a pig. They can never be left alone together as the pig will always lose in a fight.

Cats: Yes, he is fine with cats.

Kids: Tested with 8 years and up. She loves children and attention, but has notbeen tested with infants or toddlers and loves to play nibble. Infants and toddlers must always be watched closely around a pig as pigs are all about food and treats.

Adoption Donation: 350.00

IMPORTANT INFORMATION:
Interested in a specific dog, please fill out an application if you are interested in a dog. The number of individual inquiries is overwhelming and we are finding it difficult to respond to each one. We cannot guarantee you will receive a timely response.

Paws New England is a rescue, not a shelter, and as such we do not have our dogs housed in one location - they are in foster homes both in New England and in our southern foster homes.   If you’re interested in a specific dog, please complete a short online application and you will receive a reply within 48 hours so you can ask questions.

At present, if a dog is listed on our website, the dog is considered still available HOWEVER, may have applications that have come in before yours but it’s still too early to know if any are a good match; therefore we encourage you to apply.

NOTICE WITH REGARD TO LOCATION OF DOGS:  Please note: Paws New England is a foster-based rescue. We do not have a brick and mortar building to house the dogs we rescue. We have found that dogs in foster homes are much more adoptable because they have been observed in a home setting. Dogs listed with Paws New England typically reside in various locations throughout the south (primarily Tennessee, Texas, and Arkansas) and New England (not necessarily in the state of Rhode Island). You will be notified by the adoption coordinator of the location of the dog you are interested in so you have the ability to decide whether to pursue adoption or not.

Dogs transported to New England are done so at a fee of $150.00 paid directly to the transporting company by Paws New England; no additional transport costs are responsibility of adopter. This fee is included in the adoption donation.

Adoption donations cover pre-adoption vet costs (including vaccinations, spay/neuter when age appropriate, and heartworm testing/treatment when necessary), a microchip, and transportation to New England if necessary.

Donations for our young, healthy puppies and dogs support their fellow canines of advanced age or suffering from injuries and abuse whose donations are reduced but whose veterinary costs are typically much higher. We appreciate your understanding that your dog will help others in need.

All known information about the animal is listed above. We do our best to give accurate information, but most of our dogs are rescues and do not come with a known history.

Paws New England abides by the dog importation regulations set forth in the states of MA, CT, NH and RI.