Pet-of-the-Day - Meet Shadow

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  • May 18, 2020

Shadow is a talented dog with a great personality!

Your name:       Gary Schubert

Job title/department:     Adjunct Professor of the Early Childhood Ed. Dept.

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

What is your pet’s name?     Shadow

How did you come up with this name?    Shadow is our Foster Dog from Awsom. He was brought in to be euthanized, but they refused. He’s a 14 year old black lab with a great personality.

How old is your pet?  14

What is your pet’s gender?   Male

Describe your pet in three words:    Loving, trusting, and thirsty

What is the thing your pet cannot live without?     People, he loves to be with us!

Can your pet do tricks? If so, what?       Make coffee, vacuum, and mow the lawn - Hey, he’s talented!!

What is the best trick your pet has taught you?      Two walks or more a day is pretty nice.

Do you have a nickname for your pet?   Shad Hadley

You know your pet is in a good mood when he/she does this:   Velcroed to our side.

Your pet’s favorite spot to hangout is:   On the couch of course!!

Favorite toy:   Ball, yes at 14 he still loves fetch

One habit you would like to change:    He drinks water endlessly

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?    Tell us about your family before they gave you up!

Can your pet read your emotions?     Absolutely

Funniest moment you’ve had with your pet:     When he coughs like an 85 year old man and we look around to see who in the house just coughed like that.

What is the most rewarding aspect of owning your pet?   The comfort he brings to our home and his person-like personality.

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