Ziggy is the pig who started it all! His journey begins all the way in the Virgin Islands and now continues here in North Carolina. Click on the picture more to learn about Ziggy!
Hailing all the way from Montana, Hannah has two deformed back legs, a stylish pair of shoes, and a heart of gold. Click the picture to learn more about her story!
Born with Spina Bifida, Dan doesn't let anything get in his way of ruling over his backyard kingdom. Click the picture of Lt. Dan to learn more about him and his story!
THE HURRICANE PIGS
Thousands of meat pigs were locked in their industrial farms in NC and left for dead during hurricane Florence. Click the photo to learn the story of the four amazing survivors that now reside here at Ziggy's
Buttercup, a former breeding sow, was rescued in the nick of time before being sent to slaughter. Her story has inspired thousands to keep pork off their plates.
Dainty and sweet as can be, Little Baby is a delight to have on the farm. She had a rough life before coming to Ziggy's and we love watching her finally relax and make friends. Click her picture to learn more about her!
Tank may have a tough name, but he is gentle and timid! Click the picture to learn more about him!
We rescued Miss Piggy, Piggers, and Big Baby from a neglected backyard cruelty case in summer 2019. Click the picture to learn about Miss Piggy!
We rescued Miss Piggy, Piggers, and Big Baby from a neglected backyard cruelty case in summer 2019. Click the picture to learn about Big Baby!
Sweetheart was the first "big pig" we rescued as a sanctuary and will forever hold a special place in our hearts! Click her picture to learn more about her.
Petunia is such a dollbaby, and is the mother of Albert, Wilber, and Oliver. Click the picture to learn more about her!
WILBER, ALBERT, + OLIVER
These three amigos are much more shy than their mom Petunia is, but they have learned to trust since first arriving at Ziggy's. Click the picture to learn more about them!
Piper and her BFF Mary Leigh have come so far from their rescue, gaining confidence and friendship and losing considerable amounts of weight.
Last but not least, our very FIRST rescue pig... Jordan! Click his picture to learn about how he came to be here at Ziggy's!
Sensitive, cuddly, and usually muddy, Biscuit is the perfect package. Click his picture to learn more about him!
Sweet baby Hope is the tiniest pig on the farm with the biggest personality! Her deformed back legs mean she uses a custom wheelchair to get around, but it doesn't slow her down! Click the picture to learn more about her!
Escaped from slaughter as a young pig, Vinnie took a lot of nursing back to health, but he is now thriving and living his best life here on the farm. Click the picture to read his story.
Daisy was rescued from deplorable conditions, but is now living her best life with BFF Buttercup. Click to read more about her rescue story.
CHAMP + ALFIE
Best friends who came from totally different situations, Champ and Alfonzo are the sweetest pigs ever and favorites of everybody who visits! Click the picture to learn more about them.
Cruz originally came to us with his sister Coral, and is the cuddliest, most laid back pig! Click his picture to learn more about him.
Buddy was rescued by our local animal control and is best friends with Tank. Click the picture to learn more about him and his story!
We rescued Miss Piggy, Piggers, and Big Baby from a neglected backyard cruelty case in summer 2019. Click the picture to learn about Piggers!
Once a piglet used as dog fighting bait, Neil is thriving at Ziggy's now! Click the picture to learn more about this sweet angel!
Jingles was another one of our first rescue pigs, brought to us from a hoarding situation. He is one cute kunekune! Click his picture to read his story!
Mary Leigh came to us from Birmingham, AL. She arrived very overweight and "fat blind". Click her picture to read about her amazing transformation!
Charles is a mischievous goofball who never fails to entertain! Once destined to become barbecue, we are grateful that we could rescue him just in time. Click the picture to learn more about him!
Chris came to us as a baby who had fallen off a transport truck. Scared at first, he's blossomed into a sweet (and much larger!) boy. Click on the picture to read his story.