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This Couple Adopted What They Thought Was A Mini Pig And Wow It Absolutely Isn't

She's big and beloved.

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This is the story of Esther and her dads.

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OHHHHH my goodness gracious, bless their hearts.

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Jenkins said that the vet noticed little Esther's cropped tail on her first visit.

That's when they discovered that their new pig was for sure not going to be miniature. “It’s a very common practice to cut [pigs] tails off on commercial farms," said Jenkins.

Remy Smidt is a reporter with BuzzFeed News and is based in New York.

Contact Remy Smidt at remy.smidt@buzzfeed.com.

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