Teacup Pig

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Teacup Pig


Teacup pig,
You're not too big,
In fact, you're very small.

Cute and pink,
Without the stink,
You're hardly there at all.

I've never seen,
A stranger thing,
Outside a pen or stall.

Teeny, tiny,
You remind me,
Of a little pig doll.

How you fit,
Inside of it,
Is a mystery to me.

You wiggly worm,
The way you squirm,
Brings laughter, love and glee.

Your little snout,
Is pushed right out,
As flat as flat can be.

When you pout,
I have doubts,
That you can even see?

I don't wait,
Or hesitate,
When I pick you up.

Are you a hog?
Or a little dog?
A little pinkish pup?

One of these days,
The doctor says,
You'll be all grown up.

I hope and pray
You'll stay this way,
The change is not abrupt.

Just in case,
I'll find a place,
To store much bigger cups.



Copyright © March 2010
Kevin Mooney

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Teardrops commented on Teacup Pig

08-28-2010

I love this and will not get a pig have seen what the big ones can do I had a pot belly one who lived next door to me and now they are cute . Great poem and loved the read Marie

simoneaugustus commented on Teacup Pig

08-28-2010

Wow! My hubby and I just started looking into getting a teacup pig! This poem is too adorable! (We're thinking of going with a mini julianna, so she won't get over 15 pounds as an adult.) Love this poem!!!

seventhwave commented on Teacup Pig

03-12-2010

A wonderful devotion to ms. or mr. piggy ~ how adorable, a fun read, like going to a carnival!!

earthly commented on Teacup Pig

03-12-2010

This is DELIGHTFUL!! the 'pig'ture is cute too-lol...Earthly

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