The Delta Twp. Zoning Board of Appeals voted Tuesday night to uphold a decision that pigs are livestock, not pets.
The Schuiling family has been fighting to keep their pet pot-bellied pig, Oscar. In March, Delta Twp. sent the family a letter saying Oscar was considered livestock and in violation of a zoning ordinance.
Nicole Schuiling told News 10 on Tuesday she will submit a request for the township to pass a new ordinance with new definitions of livestock and pets.
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