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Piglet born without legs gets makeshift wheelchair

By Mason White 12:08 PM February 17, 2013
Piglet with wheelchair 

By: Ryan Lee Hall
(Scroll down for video) A piglet, who was born without legs escaped being euthanised after a kindhearted man adopted it and had a makeshift wheelchair made for it.

A little piglet with no back legs has become an Internet sensation after a video was released of the piglet walking with the help of wheels.

The cute piglet was taken to Eastside Veterinary Hospital in Clermont, Florida, by its owner so it can be euthanised after it was born without back legs.
The kindhearted veterinarian, Dr. Len Lucero, decided to adopt the piglet and named it Chris P. Bacon.

Lucero uploaded a video of the 10-day-old piglet which can be seen walking with its wheelchair. The piglet captured the heart of many, making Chris P. Bacon an online celebrity.

Now, the piglet, Chris P. Bacon, has its own Twitter account.

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