‘Absolutely disgusting’: Fans in Shock after $45M Rich Logan Paul’s Pig Was Reportedly Found ‘Nearly Dead, Abandoned and Maimed’

It’s no secret that YouTuber-turned-wrestler Logan Paul has been in the headlines these days due to his failed CryptoZoo project, labeled as a scam, but now his fans have been shocked when they discovered his pet pig, Pearl, left abandoned and traumatized. The YouTuber has reportedly been slammed for rehoming his pet pig, found almost dead. The Gentle Barn animal sanctuary claimed to have rescued a pig in an ill condition with a potentially life-threatening infection.

Logan Paul
Logan Paul

The $45M rich YouTuber reportedly was left heartbroken after seeing his pig in such a condition and thanked the rescuers for saving his pig. Logan Paul is already embroiled in controversy due to his alleged involvement in a Cryptocurrency scam. Aside from that, he received much criticism for his comments about George Janko’s religious beliefs.

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Logan Paul’s Pet Pig Pearl Was Found Abandoned

YouTuber Logan Paul, 27, has expressed his fear as the pet pig he gave away two years ago was found abandoned and allegedly mistreated & beaten alongside a dead pig. Several years ago, the YouTuber and influencer bought Pearl, a pet pig, when the “teacup pig” craze became popular.

According to The Gentle Barn, an animal sanctuary with a branch in California, Paul’s pig, Pearl, was found in a field next to an already deceased pig, which he purchased in 2020. After Pearl was rescued, he quickly realized she would not remain a small pig indefinitely, and within a year, she had grown up to be a pig.

Paul with his pet pig Pearl
Paul with his pet pig Pearl

According to PEOPLE, the Gentle Barn revealed Pearl’s recovery story on its TikTok on Jan. 9, saying they recently received a call about a pig abandoned in a field. It was discovered that the pig was seriously injured when rescuers arrived. The sanctuary captioned that TikTok video,

“She came to us with tattered ears and a potentially life-threatening infection in her uterus that has since been healed. She’s clearly been through so much trauma that we can’t begin to imagine, but she’s now safe with us at The Gentle Barn. From what we’ve been told, it’s believed she was purchased originally from a breeder by an influencer.”

“People often buy ‘mini pigs’ or ‘teacup pigs’ for clout online, believing they will stay small. When they inevitably grow very large and have many unexpected needs, they’re sadly discarded.”

Charity Gentle Barn, who did not identify Paul as the prior owner, complained that the pig had been “irresponsibly rehomed” by a renowned YouTuber. Following the discovery of a picture Paul tweeted of himself with a fully grown Pearl in February 2020, commenters on Gentle Barn’s TikTok video assumed that the pig in the video was Paul’s. Also, it has been reported that Paul has written to the charity to express his gratitude for the rescue and offer monetary help for her treatment.

Also Read: “You have used my name for views and money”: Logan Paul Threatens to Sue YouTuber Who “Exposed” His Alleged Million Dollar Scam CryptoZoo

Logan Paul’s Pet Pig Is Neglected, And Fans Are Shocked

Animal lovers were outraged when a US animal charity posted a video showing Pearl’s rescue with her condition in her ears torn asunder and infected with a possibly life-threatening infection. Rescuers brought Pearl to the farm in a cage, where they treated her very well and told her she had endured such anguish that no one could imagine. When fans discovered the news, they were dismayed and criticized their favorite YouTuber for neglecting his pet pig.

Logan Paul
The YouTuber-turned-Wrestler Paul

American YouTuber Dennis Feitosa, popularly known as Def Noodles, tweeted yesterday about Logan Paul’s pet pig Pearl, where fans did not spare Paul for not taking care of his pig.

Def Noodles tweeted,

“Logan Paul’s pig Pearl found nearly dead, abandoned and maimed. Absolutely disgusting.”

Def Noodles is well-known for his YouTube channel, where he presents a news show about other YouTubers and celebrities. Noodles also tweeted the rescue video of Pearl on his tweet.

YouTuber Dennis Feitosa’s several followers supported his tweet against Paul and started blasting him online.

Logan Paul also tweeted yesterday, sharing his side of the story, which reads,

“Pearl was rehomed to an amazing Ranch that I visited in Santa Clarita when I moved to Puerto Rico. I was unable to bring her to the island. She lived there happily for 10 months before the owner sold the Ranch. She was rehomed w/o my knowledge to the Farmer across the street.”

In a later tweet, he thanked the Gentle Barn for taking Pearl in and promised to help however he could in Pearl’s care. There are a lot of comments from his fans that criticized him for the condition of the Pearl, as well as his failed CryptoZoo project.

Also Read: “Still did more damage to Floyd than you”: Logan Paul Claps Back at Conor McGregor After UFC Double-Champion Calls KSI a ‘Friendly Little Nerd’

Source: Twitter, People

Tulika Shreshthi
Tulika Shreshthi

Tulika Shreshthi is a professional content writer at Animated Times in an entertainment niche. She has years of experience in Content Management and SEO-based digital Content Writing. Also, she has a specialization in technical content writing. As an illustrator, she loves to draw something on her iPad while not writing professionally. She is passionate about the children's digital illustrations segment. Aside from illustrating, she also enjoys cooking and singing as her hobby.

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