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Wednesday, February 28, 2024
Feb. 28, 2024

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That’s some pig: Hazel Dell family finds their Vietnamese potbellied pig Puggles is the perfect pet

By , Columbian Managing Editor for Content
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Marion Blatty feeds a carrot to Puggles, her family's pet pig, at her Hazel Dell home. His diet consists of pet food pellets and vegetables, with an occasional Eggo waffle as a treat.
Marion Blatty feeds a carrot to Puggles, her family's pet pig, at her Hazel Dell home. His diet consists of pet food pellets and vegetables, with an occasional Eggo waffle as a treat. (Photos by Taylor Balkom/The Columbian) Photo Gallery

The Blatty family has owned dogs, birds, fish, a rabbit and even a rat. The pig, though — that’s the pet that catches their Hazel Dell neighbors’ attention.

“When people find out we have a pig, it’s such a shock,” 17-year-old James Blatty said.

Puggles enjoys free run of the Blattys’ well-shaded yard.

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