Pet-of-the-Week - Meet Petunia
- September 22, 2020
Today's featured pet is Maria Scimone's kitty Petunia. Petunia can't live without her morning beauty brush! If you haven't submitted your pet yet, do so here .
Your name: Maria Gabriella Scimone
Job title/department: LifeLearn faculty- Italian
What kind of pet do you have (dog, cat, bird, etc.)? Cat
What is your pet’s name? Petunia
How did you come up with this name? She got this name at the shelter and since is the same in Italian we kept it (our pets have always had an Italian name).
How old is your pet? Two years in June
What is your pet’s gender? Female
Describe your pet in three words: Sweet, funny, curious
What is the thing your pet cannot live without? Morning beauty brush
Do you have a nickname for your pet? Gioia
You know your pet is in a good mood when he/she does this: She makes a particular sound similar to purring
Your pet’s favorite spot to hangout is: Her “throne” (top level scratching post)
Favorite toy: Black mouse
One habit you would like to change: I would not change anything: I love her like she is
Does your pet prefer to play with people, or other animals? People
If you could ask your pet one question and they’d be able to answer it, what would it be? Where she was before she arrived to the shelter
Can your pet read your emotions? I think so
Funniest moment you’ve had with your pet: When she discovered the Roomba
What is the most rewarding aspect of owning your pet? Companionship
Petuni can't live without her morning beauty brush!
If you want to see YOUR pet in the spotlight, fill out the form and be sure to send a photo or two!