Meet Brock

Brock destroyed his indestructible chewy ball!


Your name:   Megan Schroeder

Job title/department:   Admissions

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

What is your pet’s name?   Brock

How did you come up with this name?   My husband had Brock before we met and he named him.

How old is your pet?   7

What is your pet’s gender?  Male

Describe your pet in three words:  Protective, Hyper, Loyal

What is the thing your pet cannot live without?   Brock cannot live without his ball

Can your pet do tricks? If so, what?   Brock is really great at fetching, chasing the kitty around the house, and hiking. He is a very loyal and good boy

What is the best trick your pet has taught you?   Brock has taught me patience and how to love unconditionally

Do you have a nickname for your pet?   Booger Butt

You know your pet is in a good mood when he/she does this:   Brock will whine until I pet him. He loves pets

Your pet’s favorite spot to hangout is:   Brock loves to be anywhere the humans are

Favorite toy:   His indestructible chewy ball...that he did, in fact, destroy

One habit you would love to change:    Brock is a very hyper boy. In the mornings, I wish he were a little calmer until I've had my coffee

Does your pet prefer to play with people, or other animals?    Brock loves everyone

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?    Why can't you get along with the kitty?

Can your pet read your emotions?    Absolutely. Brock is very sensitive. He will sit near me if he knows something is wrong. He also gets very excited when I'm excited!

Funniest moment you’ve had with your pet:    Brock is just fun always. I love hiking and running with him. My favorite time was when we bought our house last year and he just HAD to jump into the creek behind our December! I've never heard such a big dog whimper! He was a chilly pup! We brought him inside right away to curl up next to the fire.

What is the most rewarding aspect of owning your pet?   How happy he is when I get home! And how protective he is when my husband is away on business and I'm home alone.