Off-leash pig spotted strolling in a Metro Vancouver park (PHOTOS)

Delta Optimist


Now there’s something you don’t see every day – a pig out and about at a local park.

The porker was spotted Sunday strolling in Diefenbaker Park in Tsawwassen.

Photo via Tsawwassen LOOP/Facebook

“Did not expect to see this yesterday at Diefenbaker!!! An off leash pig!!! Super curious how this occurred,” remarked Facebook user Eva Nerelius in a post to the Tsawwassen LOOP group.

The pig, named Hamlet, is a locally-owned pet.

Photo by Sarah Campbell via Facebook

“We ran into Hamlet too! Such a sweet boy, he’s just a really funny looking dog,” commented Sarah Campbell, who also posted a photo of the pig getting a pat on the head.