Pigs can expect to be branded, but one farm has turned the process into an art form, decorating them from head to toe with tattoos.
Crowds are flocking to Art Farm China in Yang Zhen, Beijing, where Belgian artist Wim Delvoye displays his colourful sows and boars.
The animals are still on display to farm visitors while they are anaesthetised and decorated with designs by Wim and his co-artists.
Remember all that talk about a Facebook phone? And by that I mean an Android phone built by various cell phone manufacturers optimized for social experiences with Facebook’s help. One of the first partners planning to come out with a Facebook phone will be INQ Mobile, a British startup owned by Hutchison Whampoa (HTC is also working on its own Facebook phone)