There’s big excitement at Einar as Mr Pig arrives with news of the piglets. Little Kim has produced in the night. There are twelve piglets and sow and piglets are doing well. We’re on our bikes and down the road before you can say pig swill.
The piglets are unbelievably cute, with curly tails and great saddleback patterns (who would have guessed that their father was ginger?) Thank goodness there are only 12 as Little Kim has only 14 teats. Huddled snorting in the straw under the heat lamp, they are a gorgeous mass of perfect piggery.
Good luck to Mr Pig in raising the next generation.
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