Detroit Zoo names piglets after "Game of Thrones" characters

They won't be the kings of the jungle (or Westeros for that matter) but once they're grown, they'll have their eyes on the Iron Throne.

The pitter patter of little warthog hooves could be heard at the Detroit Zoo Wednesday. The Zoo debuted four of the five piglets who were born on April 8. The one guy who couldn't make it is the smallest of the five and is being cared for by zoo staff until he gains enough weight.

The group of piglets, called a sounder, are all named in honor of "Game of Thrones" characters. The females are Daenerys, Sansa and Cersei. The males are Tyrion and Hodor.

The zoo did not say which of the piglets is still behind the scenes, but if he's the smallest of the sounder, maybe it's Tyrion? Either way, you can meet the cast now at the Detroit zoo!

This is the third warthog birth in three years for mother, Lilith. The 10-year-old warthog and their 5-year-old father, Linus, brought the Zoo's sounder to 12.

Once fully grown, the warthogs will stand roughly 30 inches tall and weigh between 125 and 300 pounds! 

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