Consultations

When You Need to Know

Susan Armstrong Magidson has been involved with the breed almost since its introduction into the country in the late 1980’s. She is past president of NAPPA (North American Potbelly Pig Association) Founder Delaware Valley Potbellied Pig Association and the non-profit Pig Placement Network (PPN adoption service organization) and board member of the Duchess Fund (a medical records depository for Potbellied Pigs).

The farm manages a herd of over 180 pet pigs, some raised and living in the home. Consultation advice is practical, from first hand experience. Consultations are $35 per hour at the farm or by phone. Call (215) 322-1539 to make an appointment.

Find the Answers

Are you getting a new pet pig for the first time and need to know the basics?
Are you getting a second pig and want to know how to introduce them to each other?
Are you having problems with potty training?
Do you think you piggy is getting over weight and want to know how to diet them?
Do you have trouble with rooting in your flower bed?
Is your pig getting grumpy and out of sorts?
What is the best way to transport your pig?
Are there any special health issues I should know about?
What are their nutritional needs?
What are the essential health issues?
Can they be leash trained and how?
Should I spay an older pig?

Appointments

For an appointment contact 215-322-1539 during business hours or Email susan@pigplacementnetwork.org. You do not need an appointment if you call during the consultation times and Susan is available.

Daytime Appointment times are between 11 AM to 3PM
Evening Appointment times are at 8 PM

FEES

Suggested contribution $35 per hour; Ross Mill Farm customers, foster homes and shelters or anyone that can not afford the fee, no charge.

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