Pigs have natural tendency to put on weight very quickly and it is even harder for them to lose the collected mass over their body. Pigs don’t like to exercise and walk and unlike other pets, they won’t like to get forced for physical activities. They become stubborn, if forced to do any activity and hence, it will be a tough task for you to manage their over-grown weight.
If your pet is overweight or they become obese, you have to track it and begin making variations in their diet. You should be prepared for their irritable nature and aggressiveness, but if it is their need, you will have to follow it for their benefit. It is indeed tough to keep an obese pet at home. It is not necessarily in terms of giving them too much food, but they attain huge risks to different health issues.
Obesity is the reason for many health troubles and you will have to pay a lot to your vet, if the pet is not keeping well. Ultimately, you and your pet will suffer a lot in this aspect. Keep this in mind if you think that your teacup pig is asking too much food from you.
There are some exercises for pigs and you need to make them do it in a playful manner. Balls, pig toys and many other activities are available for nano pigs and they will keep the pigs active and busy for longer time. They will not be bored and remain engaged in such activities. You need to reduce the diet of your pig gradually as immediate dieting plans can’t be followed for these animals. The proportion of meals can be reduced gradually to lower their appetite. Give them more water to drink as it eliminates extra toxins and fats from the body of your pet.