Pause for Paws: Meet Phoebe

2015-10-14 Phoebe

Name: Phoebe.

‘Hood: Cooksville.

Breed: Shihpoo (shih tzu-poodle).

Preferred route(s): Snug Harbour; Lakefront Promenade Park.

Nickname: Phoebs; Little Wild Thing.

Sleeps: “With me,” said owner, Janis.

Tricks: Rollovers “and if you have a treat, she’ll give you a paw.”

Toys: “Probably 150.”

Introvert/extrovert: “She’s very affectionate.”

Plastic or stainless steel: “She has china.”

Fun fact: Named after Holden Caufield’s sister in J.D. Salinger’s classic novel, The Catcher in the Rye. Holden “tried to protect her innocence,” said Janis, a retired high school English teacher.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s