DAISY THE MINI PIG

Greetings this gray morning from Farmer Mary and DAISY, one of the former pet “micro mini” “teacup” pigs now living at Winterpast Farm Petting Zoo. Originally purchased for over $3000, DAISY was supposedly only going to grow to 35 pounds. 

Farmer Mary is offered a “too big” pet pig who “grew larger than the breeder said” EVERY week of EVERY month of EVERY year. Pigs grow and grow and then they grow some more. You cannot keep a pig small by starving it. Pigs do not stay small. Pig Breeders forget to tell you that pigs will continue to grow for four full years. 

DAISY is just now four. When she moved to Winterpast Farm she was quite small and she wore a tutu at birthday parties and a pretty pink harness. Eventually she outgrew five harnesses and six tutus and now she is living with another pig and all the other large animals in the pasture here at Winterpast Farm Petting Zoo in Wake Forest NC. 

Do not buy a “mini” pig! If friends make plans to buy one tell them Farmer Mary has one they can see in person. Farmer Mary and sweet DAISY will encourage them to reconsider purchasing a “mini” pig. 

If you would like to meet all the animals at Winterpast Farm Petting Zoo, PLEASE read the entire “your visit” at www.winterpast.org which very fully explains parking, our admission price, and lists a wide variety of food you can bring for feeding the animals.
Winterpast Farm Schedule:

CLOSED Tues Oct 10

OPEN Wed Oct 11 from 10-5

CLOSED Thurs Oct 12

OPEN Fri Oct 13 from 10-5

OPEN Sat Oct 14 from 10-5

OPEN Sun Oct 15 from 12-5

CLOSED Mon Oct 16

CLOSED Tues Oct 17

OPEN 12:30-5 Wed Oct 18

CLOSEDThurs Oct 19

OPEN 12:30-5 Fri Oct 20 (wear your Halloween costume!)

CLOSED Sat Oct 21 for away events

CLOSED Sun Oct22 for away events

OPEN Mon Oct 23 from 10-5

CLOSED Tues Oct 24

OPEN Wed Oct 25 from 10-5
PLEASE DO NOT drive down our neighbors private road behind the Winterpast barn even if your GPS tells you to!!! Our address is 12936 Ghoston Road and our entrance is there. #minipig #teacuppig #daisy #farmermary #winterpastfarm

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