Pigs make great pets. They are smarter than dogs, they are cute and smart animals. Many kids have allergies to animals such as cats and dogs but not many kids have an allergy to pigs. It will be an animal that many people can have. Pigs are not expensive to take care of. At first it might be expensive to actually purchase the pig but it winds up being a lot cheaper than a cat or a dog in terms of taking care of. For the kids who are not able to have most animals can get a pig. If it is not a huge pig, it will not bother anyone.
I want a pig so badly. Then i found out in my town it was illegal. I was crushed. There is no reason to keep families from enjoying, loving, and taking care of an animal. BY SIGNING THIS YOU CAN HELP AT LEAST ONE MORE ANIMAL GET THE LOVE AND CARE AND HOME THAT THEY RIGHTFULLY DESERVE.
In terms of swine flu, that is not even a concern for these pigs. As long as they are not pre-exposed to it, they will not get it. Most pigs come with a medical history so they can assure you that your pig is healthy and disease free. As long as you keep it in your house or properly confined and take care of it properly there is very little to no chance of it catching any diseases.