Published November 29. 2012 4:00PM Updated November 29. 2012 11:20PM
Dana Jensen/The Day
Maya Peerzada of Waterford walks Jack, her pet Vietnamese potbellied pig, Thursday along the beach at Rocky Neck State Park in Niantic. Peerzada said she often takes Jack on hikes in the woods but Thursday she wanted to enjoy the sun so they opted for a walk on the beach.