Pig recovering after being rescued from I-95 in Stratford

The pig, named Phineas, is now being treated

The pig, named Phineas, is now being treated at a Westport veterinarian's office. (April 28, 2014 6:14 PM)

A pig is recovering at a veterinarian's office in Westport after being found wandering on I-95 over the weekend.

Veterinarian Dr. Joan Poster says the pig, now named Phineas, is probably not someone's pet and was most likely being taken to a slaughterhouse Saturday morning. Poster says he likely jumped off the truck and managed to avoid getting hit by traffic.

Officials say a good Samaritan...

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