Teacup Pigs

Chloe O'Neal

Sus scrofa domesticus

Description

size-

  • height- 16 inches
  • weight- 65 lbs
color-
  • black
  • white
  • tan
  • red
appearance
  • short hair
  • stiff
  • small

Needs

Grooming

  • no brushing- optional
  • hoof trimming
  • bath
Food

  • small amount of feed
  • feed must be made for the mini pigs
  • occasional fruit and vegetable
Space

  • small amount of space
  • do not let roam alone
Health

  • digestive problems
  • fragile bones
Exercise

  • adequate amount of exercise
Habitat

  • inside
  • some form of a bed
  • a crate or fence

Role

  • pet
  • therapy animals

Temperament/ protection

Temperament


  • do not like strangers
  • can be wild sometimes considering they are pigs
Protection



  • these animals are not meant for protecting
they are generally small and can not do much harm