< Back to All News

‘Animal Place’ Adopting Two Pigs

A Grass Valley animal sanctuary is getting two new residents today…

Listen to Kim Sturla 1

The pot-belly is Anastasia, who is 12 years old. Both are being taken from a shelter in El Dorado Hills that is closing down. Animal Place Executive Director Kim Sturla says the pigs were kept in solitary confinement…

Listen to Kim Sturla 2

Then, based on their health, and their behavior, they may get to interact with other pigs. Sturla says not only were the pigs isolated, but they were kept in cramped quarters…

Listen to Kim Sturla 3

They are expected to arrive early this afternoon. Sturla says the shelter that is closing had several horses that were adopted, but no one seemed to care about the pigs, so Animal Place stepped in.

KNCO Web Comments Guidelines

  1. Keep it clean. Comments with inappropriate language, no matter how cleverly spelled or decorated will not be posted.
  2. Comments on the way the story was written or misspelled words will be passed on to the story authors and not posted.
  3. Please use your real name. Anonymous comments or comments posted using a fake name or web handle may not be posted.
  4. Please use your real email address so we can contact you.
  5. No flaming. Any comments that are primarily of a name calling finger pointing nature may not be posted.
  6. The comment section is not a right it is a privilege. KNCO retains all rights as to what is posted on its website.

Leave A Comment

*

*

* captcha