Rehoming

Although we would love to take in more pigs at our sanctuary we are sadly full. However, because we get asked on a weekly basis to help pigs in need, we run a national Rehoming Service. We advertise pigs in need on our social media pages, on our website, and through a network of contacts across the country. We discuss all aspects of rehoming to make sure the right decision is made for the welfare of the pigs and we help with transport to new homes when possible. We ask for a suggested minimum donation from both parties (except for sanctuaries and rescues) and if we provide transport, those costs to be covered. Full details on our Rehoming Process, including what you need to do, can be found here.
If you can offer a home or know of any pigs that need our help please contact our Rehoming Team via Email

To support our Rehoming Service, you can donate to our Rehoming Fund by clicking on the Donate button at the bottom of the page. Please state donation is for Rehoming Fund. And to read about the pigs we have found homes for please click here.

If you know of anywhere appropriate that would be happy to put up one of our posters to find new homes, you can print off a copy of the poster here

If you would like to learn more about what caring for a pig entails, please check out the page What a pig needs. And if you want to find out why Mini, Micro and Teacup pigs aren't real, click here.

Current pigs in need of homes -last updated 29/4/22
For up-to-date details of pigs in need, please see our Instagram https://www.instagram.com/pitwpigrehoming/or Facebook page @pigsinthewoodrehomingservice
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Axel & Twirl - Date added: 29/3/22

Kune kune crosses, born 2018, around 20in high. Axel is castrated. Family moving home and unable to take them with them. Need new home ASAP. Currently in South Wales, transport might be available.

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Kev, Rex, Fred, Audrey, Dolly & Snuffles (can be split into pairs) - Date added: 18/3/22 - CRITICALLY URGENT

Kev & Rex, castrated males, Fred, intact boar, Audrey, Dolly, and Snuffles, female pigs - all six years of age. Fred is 1.5' tall, others 2'. Family downsizing and now the the pigs have been threatened if a new home isn't found urgently. Location Shropshire, help with transport costs available.

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Manny & Oinky - Date added: 9/2/22 - Special Home Needed

Oinky/potbelly/5yrs old, Manny/potbelly/4 yrs old, Approx 80kg. Castrated. Manny is fat blind and has stomach ulcers so a special home that can help him live his best life is needed. Current family no longer able to care for them as needed. Location Weston-Super-Mare. Transport available to any distance.

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Phoenix - Date added: 2/2/22

Kune Kune, born Sept 2019, Height 70cm width 50cm 60kg. Castrated. Current home no longer able to care for him. Very gentle. Location Caerphilly, transport would be required but costs would be covered.

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Bramble & Truffle - Date added:  16/11/21  VERY URGENT, LAND HAS BEEN SOLD

These ladies are Tamworth Cross, 4 years old, very sociable. Location Dorset, transport would be required.

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Wilma & Rosie - Date added: 23/1/22

3 years old, Wilma is 130kg and Rosie smaller. Both spayed. The Rescue where they live is having to close. Used to lots of people. Location Buckinghamshire, local transport is available.

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Snoop Hog & Piggie Smalls - Date added: 23/10/21 Updated Jan 2022

Potbellied castrated males, 18 months & 20 months old. Currently in foster at the sanctuary, near Huddersfield. Transport help available.

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Elsa & Ana - Date added: 1/10/21

2 Large White 2.5 year old females. Rescued as piglets and now in need of more space. Currently in Dorset, transport needed but costs will be met. New home needed ASAP.

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Hamlet & Winston - Date Added 17/7/21

Male Kunekunes 12 months old, not castrated, in need of home due to family being unable to give them time needed with change in work commitments. Love human company. Currently in Penistone, transport is available.

Florence &Wendy

Florence & Wendy - 15/2/21 (New home fallen through so re-added to list 16/7/21)

The ladies are Iron Age cross Gloucester, 7 years old. Friendly, very used to humans including strangers. Home unable to give them time required. Move ASAP. Currently in Peak District, transport may be available.

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George & Percy - Date added 18/4/21

Crossbreed, castrated. George has recently shown some aggressive behaviour on one occasion and due to small children visiting the family feel it is safest to rehome.  Currently in South Wales, transport may be available depending on distance. 

Martin

Martin - Date added 10/12/21

4 year old castrated, breed unknown. In need of a new home due to a change in circumstances. Has become unsettled and this is showing in his behaviour, so needs an experienced home to help him relax again. Currently in South Yorkshire, fuel costs covered, we may be able to help transport. 

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Rosemary & Plum - Date added 6/1/21 - Updated 11/3/21

Large White/Landrace, age unknown. Friendly. Human took in 4 pigs and it turned out the other 2 were pregnant. They have just moved to a foster home in West Sussex and are looking for a forever home. Help with transport needed.

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Peanut & Stanley, and Princess Rose - Date added: 30/7/20

 

Peanut & Stanley are 8 and 6 year old Kunekunes - female and male. Princess Rose is an 18 month old Pot Bellied cross. They are currently at Ren's Rescue near Hull. Click on the Find out more button to go direct to their profiles on the rescue's website. PLEASE CONTACT REN'S RESCUE FOR ENQUIRIES.

 

And finally for today, continuing our bi

 The 30 Piglets - Date added: 24/10/19

 

About 30 piglets left. Large commercial breed born to the 53 pigs saved by Beneath The Woods Sanctuary in the Bramble Hall Case. Ideally homed in groups. Currently in West Wales, we will try to assist with transport if needed.
 

Homes for the following pigs currently pending:
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Pog -  Home Pending