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Today: RSPCA puts down Mr. Pig

March 17th, 2015

Episode 210 of 1337 episodes

The RSPCA has killed Mr. Pig, without telling owner Bob Skinner, due to concerns over its health. Bob was taken to court accused of animal cruelty and has since been cleared of malicious intent. The RSPCA says that it did attempt to contact Mr Skinner, and that Mr. Pig was suffering from a horrible and painful injury.

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