Master Julian was rescued right off the motorcycle that was taking him to slaughter by the people at Vietnam Animal Aid and Rescue, where he was adopted by a menagerie of felines.

According to Catherine Besch, co-founder of Vietnam Animal Aid and Rescue, Julian is an ordinary farm pig. Yes, she loves him dearly but she promises all pigs are like Julian – intelligent, affectionate and a bit naughty.

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Cat saw Julian and his siblings on a motorbike heading to town to be raised and, within 6 months, slaughtered. When she saw the piglets, she knew she could only take 1 and she made the agonizing decision — she picked Julian.

Master Julian lives like a king. As a piglet, he slept with his human but his BFF was Chairman Meow a stubby tailed, orange and white tabby. The piglet and the kitten grew up together – likely thinking they were of the same species. But, one became proportionately larger than the other. Size didn’t matter for these two who are still best friends 1.5 years later.

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Today, Master Julian is 250 lbs. and sleeps on the floor. His purpose in life is to educate the Vietnamese that animals have a name, a face and in this case can also be a friend.

Please consider donating to their Go Fund Me and save more animals like Master Julian!

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