Credit: Twitter Photo: Snooki's Lion, Cheetah and Tiger Friends

How did teeny tiny Snooki gather the strength to give birth to her new son Lorenzo LaValle? By looking to her favorite animals, of course.

After checking into a New Jersey hospital while in labor on Saturday afternoon, Snooki tweeted the above photo of her favorite animal (prints): lion, cheetah, and tiger. “Fierce,” Snooki wrote of the pic, which looks like it was taken of a computer screen or from a print-out. Maybe Snooks brought some fierce animals with her to help her make it through her labor? Knowing the Jersey Shore star, it wouldn’t surprise us.

Snooki gave birth to Lorenzo LaValle a few hours after she tweeted the photo, at 3 a.m. on Sunday morning.

Congrats to Snooki and Jionni on their fierce new guido baby!

Read more about Snooki’s pregnancy.

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Source: @Snooki

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