So 2019 is the year of the pig. As you can imagine pig represent fertility, prosperity, luck, overall good fortune, wealth, symbolizing a hard work. They also represent peace, honesty and good humour.
Unlike cows who have on or two calves at a time and chickens who will be kept alive for eggs pigs have large litters and get very big. They are the symbol of fertility in several cultures. Pigs are also very smart animals. Unlike some cows who will stand in line when being slaughtered pigs will give out warnings and fight being taken. They will also work together to trip up people if kept in pens together. They are also great pets when the pot belly variety and will use a litter box.
So here is to a happy, prosperous New Year to everyone.