Belgian artist Wim Delvoye began tattooing pigs in the United States in 1997, but soon he had to move to China, where animal protection laws are more flexible.
In contrast to Internet users, the Chinese people liked the work of Wim. Each tattoo is applied to pigs under general anesthesia, and after the master and his assistants see to it that the skin of pigs were healthy and moisturized. Wim famous throughout the world thanks to his tattoo pigs, with whom he organizes exhibitions all over the world and which sells for big money. For example, a pig with images of Disney princesses was sold them for 55,000 pounds.