A photo posted to the Bartlett Police Department's Facebook page shows an animal control officer luring the pig using the sweet doughy treat.
Piggy's big adventure. Animal control officers are luring a loose piggy using donuts as bait in the area of Germantown...Posted by BARTLETT POLICE DEPARTMENT on Thursday, December 17, 2015
"Who doesn't love a good donut?" the post read.
The City of Bartlett Animal Shelter arrived soon after to claim the pig and applauded the officer for her wrangling skills, saying this likely won't be her last encounter with a pig.