New pet!

Actor Kevin Schmidt (ex-Noah Newman, “Y&R”) has a new micro-pig named Yuma. According to TMZ, Schmidt paid $10,000 for the pet back in February, and allegedly coughed up $1000 per month to have the pig trained. Schmidt and Yuma net $15,000 for attending personal appearances, and Yuma pulls in $5000 for television and movie appearances.

Those interested can find Yuma on Twitter, where he has over 5,000 followers!

If you missed it, read our previous interview with Kevin Schmidt.

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