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China: Hogzilla! See owner piggy-back MASSIVE pet sow like a horse02:01

China: Hogzilla! See owner piggy-back MASSIVE pet sow like a horse

China, Zhangjiakou
November 12, 2015 at 19:10 GMT +00:00 · Published

Giving a whole new definition to piggy-backs, Chinese farmer Zhang Xiaping showed off his enormous pet pig at his home near the city of Zhangjiakou, Thursday, by riding the sow around his back garden.

The pig farmer traditionally depends on the animals as a source of meat. However he decided to keep the prized animal as a pet after it reached the incredible weight of 94 stone (597kg). The animal has grown to three feet (0.9m) in height and five feet (1.5) in length.

The beast is so large the farmer is able to ride him like a horse, reportedly using him as a cheap means of transport around the sprawling city.

China: Hogzilla! See owner piggy-back MASSIVE pet sow like a horse02:01
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Giving a whole new definition to piggy-backs, Chinese farmer Zhang Xiaping showed off his enormous pet pig at his home near the city of Zhangjiakou, Thursday, by riding the sow around his back garden.

The pig farmer traditionally depends on the animals as a source of meat. However he decided to keep the prized animal as a pet after it reached the incredible weight of 94 stone (597kg). The animal has grown to three feet (0.9m) in height and five feet (1.5) in length.

The beast is so large the farmer is able to ride him like a horse, reportedly using him as a cheap means of transport around the sprawling city.

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