"She allowed me to scratch her all over and even give her a belly rub!" Moore said. "She then came over right beside me, and rested her forehead against my leg ... It was incredible."
Anna will still undergo treatments for her skin and hooves, and she'll likely still suffer from arthritis for the rest of her life because of the neglect she suffered. But everything else holds the promise of being very different from the life Anna knew before.
"In time we trust that Anna will be running through the meadows and acting like a regular everyday potbellied pig," Moore said. "It will just take a lot of time, a lot of effort, probably some heartbreak, and a whole lot of love."