Dog Adopts Piglets – level 1

11-05-2021 15:00

This news is from a town in Cuba. A pig gives birth but dies. A man takes the piglets. He brings them home.

He puts the piglets together with his dog. The dog is also a mother. She is feeding her pups. The man wants to see if the dog will adopt the piglets. The dog is not sure in the beginning. Then she gives the piglets milk.

The dog now feeds her own babies as well as the adoptive ones. She is the town’s celebrity.

Difficult words: piglet (a young pig), feed (give milk), pup (a young dog).

You can watch the original video in the Level 3 section.

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