December 19, 2023 2.00 pm

It’s a pig deal! Wilbur 🐽 arrives in Lincolnshire from America

Wilbur’s long journey to the UK cost over $17,000

The journey and delays from America have been costly, emotional, and at times a bit of a boar, but a couple’s beloved pet pig has finally arrived at their new home in Heckington, Lincolnshire.

It cost his owners Alison and Ruben Castillo nearly $17,000 for the eight-year-old Julianna pig to travel with two professional animal transport companies (one in America and JCS Livestock in the UK) — and the process also involved over 40 people and 23 agencies.


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