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Juliana delivery

Discussion in 'Birthing, Weaning, and Raising Young Pigs' started by Sundragons, Jul 24, 2018.

  1. Jul 24, 2018
    Sundragons

    Sundragons Loving the herd life

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    Just starting. Here's the first one. Looks... Piggy? She's delivered 2 so far and both seem OK. Gonna be a long night.

    Color's a little odd because red heat lamp and camera flash make it odd.
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  2. Jul 24, 2018
    Sundragons

    Sundragons Loving the herd life

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    So first litter for us and our piggle, 2 piglets. Placenta delivered as well so we're pretty sure she's done, no complications.

    Some pics. The one with the black leg is a female, the other is a male. ~8 hours old when pics were taken. 20180724_073050.jpg 20180724_073013.jpg 20180724_073010.jpg 20180724_072955.jpg 20180724_072928.jpg
     

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  3. Jul 27, 2018
    Baymule

    Baymule Herd Master Golden Herd Member

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    Not many people understand the compliment "Cuter than a newborn speckled piglet" but I bet YOU understand it!
     
  4. Jul 27, 2018
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    :lol:
     
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    Latestarter Novice; "Practicing" Animal Husbandry Golden Herd Member

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    Just saw this post thread. Congrats! They sure are, as Bay stated, a couple of very cute spotted piglets! :clap:thumbsup
     
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    Sundragons

    Sundragons Loving the herd life

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    Turns out both are boys. We named them Alexander HAMilton and Piggy Smalls. Their new owners can call them whatever, I suppose. :)
     
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    Chubby little guys! Super cute
     
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