16 Feb '12, 5am

Bulldog adopts 6 wild boar piglets in Germany

BERLIN - Forget the three little pigs hiding from the big bad wolf. These six little pigs have found a new friend in a maternal French bulldog named Baby. The Lehnitz animal sanctuary outside Berlin said Baby took straight to the wild boar piglets when they were brought in Saturday, three days old and shivering from cold. Sanctuary worker Norbert Damm said Wednesday that, as soon as the furry striped piglets were brought in, Baby ran over and started snuggling them and keeping them warm, even though they're almost her size. The 8-year-old bulldog has stayed right by their side since then, making sure they're OK, Damm said. "She thinks they're her own babies," Damm said. It isn't the first time Baby's taken to new guests at the sanctuary - she's also raised raccoons, cats and many other animals, Damm said. "She's an uber-mother," he said. The piglets' own mother was likely ...

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