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Successful surgery for Esther the Wonder Pig

Successful surgery for Esther the Wonder Pig

Esther the Wonder Pig is on the road to recovery after successfully undergoing surgery for breast cancer. The six-year-old pig started suffering from health complications, including seizures and hyperventilation, last fall. But there was no scanner big enough to diagnose her symptoms. So her caretakers, Steve Jenkins and Derek Walter, used Esther’s celebrity power to raise more than half a million dollars to bring an oversized CT scanner to the Ontario Veterinary College at the University of Guelph. Esther was found to have tumours in her mammary glands, one ofRead More