Pig plays and runs with other animals, and Hudson Breland said the dog doesn't have any major health problems. But Pig does tire easily, and she sometimes loses her balance and topples over like a toddler.
"The whole clinic loves her. She comes in and she's a rock star here," said Dr. Rachael Hudson Breland, a veterinarian who treats Pig.
Dillenbeck said it's the same anytime Pig ventures out in public.
with other animals despite have a shortened spine, misshapen hips and no neck. She hops like a frog to stand up and walks with a high shouldered gait that resembles a gorilla. Unable to swing her head side to side, Pig spins her whole body to see what's beside her. (AP Photo/Jay Reeves)
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Dillenbeck, who first saw the dog during a Christmas visit and later brought her home, said coming up with a name wasn't difficult.
and adopted by the Alabama woman, the 8 month old mutt has gangly legs, a body that appears to have been chopped in half and no neck.
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Pig looks like one of those fake animals created with Photoshop to draw clicks on websites, yet she's real.
"She always draws a crowd," she said.
Tens of thousands of people have watched Internet videos of Pig since she had a coming out party during a community event in Birmingham last month, and Pig has her own Facebook page with more than 3,400 followers.
This June 17, 2014 photo shows a woman scratching the head of Pig, a dog born with severe deformities, at a park in Alabaster, Ala. Found with littermates in woods near Atlanta, the 8 month old mutt was adopted by Kim Dillenbeck of Helena, Ala. Pig runs and plays Nike Free 5.0 Womens Buy
"When she was really, really little she looked like a little fuzzy piglet," said Dillenbeck, who lives in nearby Helena.
Visiting the park with her boyfriend and two dogs, ballet dancer Tricia Bianco didn't know quite what to make of Pig.
It s a frog it s a gorilla No it s Pig the dog
"She is like a little pig. She's cute," Bianco said.
Found as a puppy with three littermates in a wooded area in metro Atlanta, Pig is smaller than her surviving siblings at only 15 or so pounds. Her spine is about 7 inches shorter than normal and wavy, with many bones fused together.
ALABASTER, Ala. (AP) It's impossible not to stare at Kim Dillenbeck's dog Pig.
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None of the vets who care for the dog have ever seen another animal with the same condition, said Hudson Breland, but Dillenbeck has seen a few similar looking dogs on the Internet.
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