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Pet Radio-Pig the Unusual Dog-A dog that looks like a pig is spreading love

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Pig is a mixed breed female dog who was born with a birth defect called  "short spine syndrome". She appears to not have a neck and the length of her body is about 7 inches shorter than normal, giving her the appearance of a pig!  This has not stopped her from running and playing just like a normal dog and she is full of love. You will hear about this dogs amazing story and how she is bringing comfort and hope to many and changing our view of dogs born with birth defects. Pig is not "defective" but unique!

Also joinig us is Laura Cardwell from Hand in Paw  Hand in Paw, a nationally known non-profit founded in 1996, provides professionally trained handler and animal therapy teams to help people heal physically and emotionally. These teams successfully address abuse, disabilities, illiteracy, and chronic and terminal illness in more than 50 facilities in Jefferson, Shelby, Blount and St. Clair counties. Research has proven animal-assisted therapy reduces anxiety, lowers cholesterol and blood pressure and improves heart and lung function.

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