SOUTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, FLA. (WSVN) - Zoo Miami has announced the birth of four baby warthogs.
The four piglets, three boys and a girl, were born on June 20.
Early tests show that the four piglets are healthy and are bonding with the mother.
This is the first warthog birth for Zoo Miami since 1995.
Zookeeper Yosanni Torres holds on to a newborn warthog as it is examined by Zoo Miami Chief Veterinarian, Dr. Gwen Myers. (Courtesy: Zoo Miami)
Zookeeper Will Montiel proudly holds a newborn warthog getting ready for its neonatal exam. (Courtesy: Zoo Miami)
One of the newborns gets a close examination from a Zoo Miami veterinarian. (Courtesy: Zoo Miami)
A newborn warthog is held close to the chest of a zookeeper waiting to be examined by a Zoo Miami veterinarian. (Courtesy: Zoo Miami)
Mother warthog stands guard by the den door protecting her newborns. (Courtesy: Zoo Miami)
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