The Irish Farmers Association is providing the animals for Dublin's live crib this year.
Organisers of Dublin’s live crib say animal welfare is paramount to the attraction.
The live crib - complete with a donkey, a goat and sheep - will take place at St Stephen’s Green from next week.
It's the first time the crib has moved from its traditional location at the Mansion House, after the Lord Mayor ruled out having live animals on site earlier this year.
The Irish Farmers Association provide the animals and its president, Toomevara's Tim Cullinan guarantees they'll be properly looked after: