‘Therapy pig’ calms airport passengers

Piglet joins team of therapy dogs in San Francisco
Like a growing number of other airports, San Francisco International hosts trained therapy dogs who meet passengers and reduce the stress of travel. But now the airport’s Wag Brigade has its first non-canine team member – a Juliana pig named LiLou, aged two.
LiLou, who has her own Instagram account lilou_sfpig, has different costumes including a Pet Me! vest and performs tricks like waving, twirling, standing on her back hooves and playing a toy piano.
“I can see that she is happy showing off her tricks and getting her praise,” said owner Tatyana Danilova. “It also brings positive emotions to me seeing that we can do something good for the community and bring more smiles in some unconventional way.”
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