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The deputies received a phone call from a local who reported seeing a swine “the size of a mini horse,” according to a statement from the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department.

SALT LAKE CITY — Two sheriff’s deputies in California lured a giant pig from roaming a neighborhood by using a tasty junk food snack — Doritos.

The deputies received a phone call from a local resident who reported seeing a swine “the size of a mini horse,” according to a statement from the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department.

Before: The deputies received calls about the animal in the past so they knew instantly where he lived.

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The deputies decided to lure him back to his home using chips.

  • “They lured him back home with Doritos one of our deputies had in her lunch bag,” the statement said. “They made a trail and he followed.”

See footage of the incident below.

All ended well for the pig.

"We were able to put him back in and secure the gate," a deputy said, according to the post. "It was fun!"

Related: a pair of pigs were rescued after they were found swimming after Hurricane Florence ravaged North Carolina, according to The News & Observer.