Waiting List and Sale Policy
Are you interested in purchasing a Kunekune from Halbert Farm? Here is how our waiting list process works.
1. Contacting us via email is the best way to join. This way I have your email address and can easily send out pictures when the piglets are born.
Joining the waiting list is free.
Please provide your name, email address, and if you want a pet or registered breeding stock. If you have any preference on a boy/girl or color, you can let me know and I will make a note.
Pets are $300, males are neutered and is included in the cost of the pig. Female pets will be required to be spayed between 3-6 months (depending on your veterinarian) and this will cost $500 - $1,000 or more. Here is an article on why to spay and neuter.
Registered breeding stock are $600 and will be DNA tested, microchipped, and dual registered with AKKPS and AKPR.
All piglets will be vaccinated and dewormed.
2. Piglets are born.
I will take pictures and label them boy or girl.
I will document their wattles, teat line, color, and other traits.
People on the waiting list will be contacted in the order they joined the wait list.
Litter Notification to the breed registry is done.
3. Reserving your piglet.
Once you select a piglet, it is a $100 non-refundable deposit to reserve your piglet.
$100 deposit is applied to the cost of your piglet.
I will email you a contract that needs to be signed and returned.
I send off your piglets DNA sample and microchip your piglet. (Registered Pigs)
Start thinking of what you want to name your piglet, if they are going to be registered I'll need your new piglet's name to register him or her.
4. Picking up your piglet.
Piglets are weaned at 8 weeks after they are vaccinated and dewormed.
The rest of the cost of your piglet is due at pickup $200 for pets, $500 for registered (this is minus the $100 deposit)
If you need transportation or delivery we can help arrange that. Cost would be buyer's responsibility. We do local delivery up to 50 miles free of charge.
Your piglet will go home with a weeks supply of food.
Registration paperwork is submitted, AKKPS will mail you a certificate. AKPR will email you a certificate.
Lifelong mentorship. When selecting a breeder make sure they will be an excellent resource. Here is a great article on Your Breeder is also Your Mentor.