MINI-PIG GARI TRIES TO GET BEEF JERKEY FROM ISHIZONE DURING A SNACK IN
Pet mini-pig Gari tries to get a beef jerkey from Harue Ishizone as she
and her sister Chiharu give their pug dogs Uni and Ikura doggie treats
during their afternoon snack time in suburban Tokyo February 12, 2003.
Like the seven-month old potbelly female pig, mini-pigs have recently
become a popular pet in Japan, with animal-lovers stressing their
sweetness, intelligence, and cleanliness. REUTERS/Eriko Sugita