Ringo dances on his hind legs for treats!
Your name: Claudia Rubner
Job title/department: English Adjunct
What is your dog’s name? Ringo
How old is your dog? 8 years old
Pure breed or mixed mutt? Poodle/Bichon Frisse
What is your dog’s gender? Male
Describe your dog in three words: Energetic, Friendly, Goofy
What is the thing your dog cannot live without? Ringo cannot live without his car rides. When the weather gets too hot for him to ride along we have to leave him behind and he is not a happy camper!!!
Can your dog do tricks? If so, what? Ringo can dance on his hind legs for treats. :-)
What is the best trick your dog has taught you? Not sure if this is a trick.... but to love unconditionally.
Do you have a nickname for your dog? Rigs
Does your dog enjoy bath time? Yes, he loves baths, but mostly loves to shake off any excess water after his bath!
You know your dog is in a good mood when he/she does this: Ringo is in a good mood when he wags his tail non-stop!
Your dog’s favorite spot to hangout is: By my feet.
Favorite toy: An old toy from several years ago.... not sure what it was. It's pretty shredded, but he loves it.
One habit you would love to change: Ringo jumps on people when he's excited.
Does your dog prefer to play with people, or other dogs? He loves to play with other dogs and mostly our cats. :-)
Does your dog like children? Yes, he enjoys young children who play with him.
If you could ask your dog one question and they’d be able to answer it, what would it be? Ringo, if you could only have one meal made for you, what would that meal be?
Can your dog read your emotions? Yes! If I am crying he will not leave my side and looks up at me for long periods of time.
Funniest moment you’ve had with your dog: Our funniest moment or moments with Ringo is how he looks when he's on a car ride and the wind is blowing through his hair! He can't get enough of the fresh air. Too funny!
What is the most rewarding aspect of owning your dog? His undivided attention and unconditional love!
Additional Comments: A dog is a precious companion to have! Everyone should have one!