They don‘t exist anywhere else, the Tibetan pigs in the Tibetan village at Görlitz Zoo. In order to breed pigs looking like the domestic pigs found in Tibet, domestic Meishan pigs from China were crossbred with Eurasian wild boar. The result is quite impressive: (nearly) original Tibetan pigs...
Weight: ♂ 350 kg; ♀ 300 kg
gestation period: appox 115 days
feed: Green fodder, vegetables, cereals, silage
Power: high meat quality; 11 piglets / litter
Danger: extremely at risk