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Heather White may have to bid farewell to Tilly due to a city ordinance forbidding pot bellied pigs. (Jean Ruzicka/Enterprise)

Pot-bellied pig at center of Akeley controversy

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AKELEY - The city council here is all in a tizzy over a pig named Tilly.

The Vietnamese pot-bellied pig received a brief reprieve last week when the council couldn't agree on what to do about the pig owned by Tania Sorvisto and her daughters Heather, 5, and Danielle, 7, White.

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Sorvisto has told city leaders that Tilly is litter box trained and considered a house pet.

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