Friday, April 26, 2019
The Bahamas' swimming pig attractions are out of control, animal rights advocates say
By Ron Hurtibise
Not long ago, the novelty of swimming with pigs off the shore of an uninhabited Bahama island elicited squeals of delight — and selfies aplenty.
Now, copycat attractions across The Bahamas are provoking concerns about mistreatment from animal rights advocates who are calling for regulation, inspection and limits on the number of swimming swine attractions.
If Kim Aranha, president of The Bahamas Humane Society, had her way, the government would outlaw the strange endeavor altogether. Read more >>