26 Sep '13, 4pm

Brave Piglet Escapes Slaughter-bound Truck, Gets Adopted

Brave Piglet Escapes Slaughter-bound Truck, Gets Adopted

Motorists driving behind the slaughter truck saw the little piglet squeeze through a hole in the trailer and take a tumble to the road to freedom. A police officer found the piglet wandering alongside the road and called animal services. Through a network of kind animal lovers on the Internet, the brave little piglet made it to Wishing Well Sanctuary , north of Toronto. Brenda Bronfman, the woman who opened the sanctuary two years ago, named him Yoda.

Full article: http://www.ecorazzi.com/2013/09/26/brave-piglet-escapes-s...

Tweets

This piglet escaped from a slaughterhouse truck and got adopted by a sanctuary

This piglet escaped from a slaughterhouse truck...

grist.org 26 Sep '13, 3pm

This little piggy was on its way to market — technically, it was on its way to a feeding facility where it would be fatten...

Piglet escapes by leaping from slaughterhouse truck, finds rescue at animal sanctuary

Piglet escapes by leaping from slaughterhouse t...

treehugger.com 25 Sep '13, 11pm

Long before this little piglet was even born, his fate seemed sealed. Like hundreds of millions of pigs around the world, ...