Gransnet forums

Chat

Fun thread. Reasons for "We Don't Rent Pigs" sign

(7 Posts)
j08 Sun 23-Jun-13 19:30:09

#countryfile

j08 Sun 23-Jun-13 19:29:04

Oh. I thought it meant they don't rent out male pigs to "service" other people's sows. Like farmers do with prize bulls.

Ana Sun 23-Jun-13 11:25:02

Perhaps they've been pestered by Rent-a-Pig salesmen...hmm

Granny23 Sun 23-Jun-13 10:18:30

The real question here is............

Is the property for rent made of straw, sticks or bricks?

whenim64 Sun 23-Jun-13 08:44:57

Apparently it's a quote from Lonesome Dove, referring to animals not allowed in their rental prooerty, but it could mean everything except pigs allowed here grin

Greatnan Sun 23-Jun-13 08:04:28

Are you sure they have not left out the word 'to'?

Bags Sun 23-Jun-13 07:52:51

The Poke (@ThePoke) tweeted at 7:37am - 23 Jun 13:

We'd like to know what set of circumstances led up to the design and installation of this sign. We don't rent pigs

Come on gransnetters! grin