Pet-of-the-Day - Meet Harry

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  • April 3, 2020

Harry lives on his own terms!

Your name:     Alexis Thompson

Job title/department:    Information Services Assistant Mack Library

What kind of pet do you have (dog, cat, bird, etc.)?     Dog

What is your pet’s name?    Harry

How did you come up with this name?     They gave it to him at the shelter and we though it fit so we kept it.

How old is your pet?    about 6

What is your pet’s gender?    Male

Describe your pet in three words:    Adorable, funny and lazy

What is the thing your pet cannot live without?    Treats. He won't do much of anything if there isn't a treat in it.

Can your pet do tricks? If so, what?    Sit, stay, rollover and sometimes sneezes on command.

What is the best trick your pet has taught you?   Patience. Harry lives on his own terms so there can be a lot of waiting for him to be ready.

Do you have a nickname for your pet?    Puppy, Puppers and Harold (only when he's bad)

You know your pet is in a good mood when he/she does this:   His tail wags in circles. He looks like he's winding himself up.

Your pet’s favorite spot to hangout is:    Any available lap or couch

Favorite toy:   Stuffed carrot.

One habit you would love to change:    Barking at everything and everyone on a walk.

Does your pet prefer to play with people, or other animals?    People

Does your pet like children?   Yes

If you could ask your pet one question and they’d be able to answer it, what would it be?    What was your life like before you came to live with us?

Can your pet read your emotions?     Not really.

Funniest moment you’ve had with your pet:    Too many to choose! He makes us laugh every day.

What is the most rewarding aspect of owning your pet?   Unconditional love of course! Dogs really are the best!