Tag: Allen County (Ohio) Humane Society

  • Beatrice gets a hoof trim

    There are two pot-bellied pigs that live with us here on The Quarry Farm Nature Preserve and Conservation Farm. Neither began their lives here, but this is where they will stay. Soon Beatrice and Gertie will be joined by Alphonse, Bob Barker, Grits and Greta, four pot-bellies that found themselves without a home after a […]

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  • A New Year’s Celebration

    Although we didn’t celebrate a white Christmas on The Quarry Farm, when the snow finally did come, it failed to disappoint. In the last week we’ve received the better part of eight inches and it has transformed the area into a winter scene that would make even Currier & Ives jealous. For Lolly, a recent addition […]

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  • She’s Come a Long Way, Baby

    This is Gertie. Remember Gertie? She came to the Quarry Farm just a little less than a year ago, a few months before her apprentice Beatrice the pygmy pot-bellied pig. Gertie is an eight-year-old, 140-pound (give or take) pot-bellied pig. Like so many pot-bellied pigs, Gertie found her self in need of rescue. Just do […]

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