Lucy loves to open Christmas presents!
Your name: Wendy Stehly
Job title/department: Secretary, Community Programs Department
What is your dog’s name? Lucy
How old is your dog? 8 years old
Pure breed or mixed mutt? Mix - Cavalier King Charles and something? She's a rescue, so we don't really know.
What is your dog’s gender? Female
Describe your dog in three words: Loving, Sweet, Adorable
What is the thing your dog cannot live without? We must have wrapped presents for Lucy at Christmas. She loves to open presents!
Can your dog do tricks? If so, what? Well, she does the basics, sit, down, give paw, high five, and dance around. She loves to chase the squirrels in our back yard.
What is the best trick your dog has taught you? Naps are a good thing!
Do you have a nickname for your dog? Lucy-Lou, Lu-Lu, Boo-boo
Does your dog enjoy bath time? Not really, but we take her to a groomer so I guess she tolerates it.
You know your dog is in a good mood when he/she does this: You know she is in a good mood when you see her little tail is wagging and she is smiling! She loves to go for car rides.
Your dog’s favorite spot to hangout is: Lucy loves to sit on top of our couch in the living room and look out the window.
Favorite toy: She enjoys rope toys and any kind of small, squeaky toy.
One habit you would love to change: Lucy has a bad habit of chewing the ears off of her stuffed toys!
Does your dog prefer to play with people, or other dogs? People definitely. She gets very territorial when it comes to other dogs in her house.
Does your dog like children? She tends to shy away from small children.
Can your dog read your emotions? Yes, definitely. If she sees we are upset, she'll come over to see what she can do to help.
Funniest moment you’ve had with your dog: Can't really think of anything specific at the moment, but my husband and I get a kick out Lucy when she sees a squirrel and chases it! She's never actually caught one, thank goodness, but she's pretty fast.
What is the most rewarding aspect of owning your dog? There is the unconditional love that Lucy has for us. She's always there to greet us when we get home. That's a great feeling!
Additional Comments: Lucy is a wonderful companion and I am so happy to have her be part of my family!