Kara Burrow, who operates Ralphy’s Retreat animal sanctuary outside St. Williams, holds Franklin the pig, which was rescued from the Waterford area earlier this month. The sanctuary has 24 pot-bellied pigs in care. Numbers are growing as pet owners abandoned the animals. DANIEL R. PEARCE/SIMCOE REFORMER

These little piggies get saved

When Kara Burrow rescued a pot-bellied pig found wandering in the Waterford area earlier this month, it was taken to her sanctuary and added to the gr