Tessa and Spotty the Pig is a story about a little girl and her beloved pet. Tessa first sees Spotty shortly after the piglets are born and she decides right away that Spotty needs her help. Tessa convinces her parents to let her look after Spotty and later on to even bring Spotty into the house. When Spring comes and Spotty has grown quite big Tessa’s parents say it might be time to put Spotty out in the pen with all the other pigs. Tessa doesn’t agree but doesn’t know how to change her parents minds.