Pet-of-the-Day - Meet Marven
- May 14, 2020
Marven definitely doesn't like vegemite sandwiches!
Your name: Andrew Recchia
Job title/department: Custodian
What kind of pet do you have (dog, cat, bird, etc.)? Dog
What is your pet’s name? Marven
How did you come up with this name? He had that name when we got him as a gift from my grandfather.
How old is your pet? 1
What is your pet’s gender? Male
Describe your pet in three words: Small, fluffy, fun
What is the thing your pet cannot live without? His brother Milo
Can your pet do tricks? If so, what? He can sit, stay, give a paw, and walk on two legs across the kitchen for a treat.
What is the best trick your pet has taught you? Patience
Do you have a nickname for your pet? Marvy
You know your pet is in a good mood when he/she does this: Zooms around the house in circles
Your pet’s favorite spot to hangout is: On the back of the living room sofa looking out our big front window like a cat but he’s a dog:-)
Favorite toy: Stuffed lamb
One habit you would like to change: Chewing on shoes and anything else he finds
Does your pet prefer to play with people, or other animals? He likes them both
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? Where do you put all the socks you steal from us?
Can your pet read your emotions? He seems to be more snuggley when someone is sad so I think so.
Funniest moment you’ve had with your pet: The face and sounds he made when he stole my vegemite sandwich and tried a bite. He definitely doesn’t like vegemite!!
What is the most rewarding aspect of owning your pet? Having him come running so happy to see me every day!
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