Strictly’s Tony Adams names new pig after professional dance partner Katya Jones

Strictly Come Dancing recruit Tony Adams has named one of his new family pigs after his professional dance partner Katya Jones.

On Wednesday (October 26), the 33-year-old took to her Instagram Story to share the new family member in the Adams’ household with her loyal legion of fans online.

The dancing duo have been hard at work practicing a Quickstep to The Devil Went Down To Georgia by The Charlie Daniels Band for the highly anticipated Halloween week on the BBC One dance competition.

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After a long day of training, the pair returned to the footballer’s family home where he introduced the star to his new family pets in his stunning £2million Cotswolds home.

The famous family recently welcomed three new pigs on their family farm complete with stables, paddocks a garage and a tennis court.

But since they got the trio home, the family have struggled to name all of their new four-legged friends.

It was at this point that the former footballer decided to cement his time on Strictly Come Dancing in his family unit after he named one of the adorable piglets after his dance partner.

And it’s fair to say the Russian dancer was overwhelmed by the sweet gesture as she took to Instagram to introduce her loyal legion of fans to the little one online.

In full view of her 212k followers on her Instagram Story, she shared a sweet video of the little pig munching her dinner up in the family kitchen.

She captioned the carousel of snaps: “Introducing you to Kat, she’s the best thing ever. She got so tired from apples, she fell asleep walking up the steps.

“Leader of the pack. Fully buried herself into her food. Thank you, Adam’s family, for naming one of the pigs after me – what an honour! @tonyadamsofficial @popelov.”

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It comes after the pro dancer spoke out on social media following fix claims against her celebrity partner Tony after the dynamic dup narrowly avoided the dreaded dance-off.

She penned: “Thank you so much everyone! I can reassure you that we are doing nothing less [than] working our butts off and learning, learning, learning.

“Not every week comes out as perfect as we rehearse, fears and nerves still show up. But as long as you’re here to support our journey and want to see us dance – we shall keep going and give our everything!”


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