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Animals Of Instagram Spotlight Of The Week: Piglet, The Pink-Colored, Deaf And Blind Dog

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    Little Piglet before his rescue

    Mammal - Instagram/@pinkpigletpuppy
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    Piglet after Melissa Shapiro rescued him

    Vertebrate - Instagram/@pinkpigletpuppy
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    Baby Piglet in his new furever home! Melissa also rescued Piglet's mom and three other pups from the litter!

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    Canidae - Instagram @pinkpigletpuppy
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    "The decision to adopt Piglet full time didn't come easy to Melissa - who has six other dogs. "

    Nose - Instagram/@pinkpigletpuppy

    'It was quite a decision to make. He is a lot of work and he is like a full-time job, taking care of a little disabled baby. But he's so cute, and we couldn't give him away at that point," Melissa told PEOPLE.com

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    The Piglet Mindset: is the inspiration of overcoming disabilities and continuing to prosper -- just like Piglet has done

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    The now famous Piglet is pictured here as a talent at Petcon in Los Angeles, 2019

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    It's not hard to see why this little guy has such a huge following -- just look at that sweet face!

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    'He was so anxious, he was screaming constantly. He would play, then go to sleep, but when he wasn't doing either of those, he was screaming. I couldn't leave the house the first month I had the dog here,' Melissa recalled.

    Dog - Instagram/@pinkpigletpuppy
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    Family portrait!

    Dog - Instagram @pinkpigletpuppy
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