pig snout - piglet nose

Yes, it's a piggy nose! I spotted this cute piglet snout on a market in Vietnam.­

It was in a bamboo cage like those other piglets.

For a long time, this photo was the top result for an image search for "pig snout".­ Then, on day, it disappeared.­

close-up nostrils pig nose pig snout piglet snout pink

Photos of live pigs and piglets.­

Photos from of my 30-day trip around Vietnam in November 2005.­

You can also check these smaller selections of photos on selected subjects:

- Tribe people of Vietnam: A selection of my best photos of Tribe people from Northern Vietnam.­

- Markets of Vietnam.

- Tiết canh (raw blood soup).

- Road construction in Vietnam.

- Spaying a piglet.