Close

Follow Lovin Dublin

Dublin Zoo has welcomed 13 adorable new piglets

By James Fenton

January 3, 2020 at 12:03pm

Share:

After the annual celebration of New Year babies in hospitals around the country, it's now time to focus on adorable new arrivals of a different variety.

Dublin Zoo has this morning revealed that a litter of 13 new Tamworth piglets were born in November and what we want to know is why this news was kept from us for so long?

The post on Instagram was accompanied by a picture of the little critters and it looks like they've come on pretty well since arriving into the world a couple of months back.

According to That's Farming magazine, Tamworth pigs are known for their golden-red coats and are considered one of Britain's oldest pure breeds. They are suited to living outdoors all year round and can even adapt to 'cold, adverse weather conditions'.

They may be good in the cold but they're certainly warming our hearts. To catch them for yourselves, be sure to grab your ticket here.

Share:

Join the Lovin Dublin Newsletter

* indicates required

Interests

Marketing Permissions

Please select all the ways you would like to hear from Lovin Media Group:

You can unsubscribe at any time by clicking the link in the footer of our emails. For information about our privacy practices, please visit our website.

We use Mailchimp as our marketing platform. By clicking below to subscribe, you acknowledge that your information will be transferred to Mailchimp for processing. Learn more about Mailchimp's privacy practices here.