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Who's That Dog?

The quiet winter season is a great time to get to know some of our year-round canine residents. As the second installment in my series of dog profiles, I’m pleased to introduce Miss Coco Chanel. You may have seen Coco strutting her stuff on Hummock Pond Road with her mom, Shellie Dunlap, author of “A Nantucket Experience” and a broker at Lee Real Estate.

Age:  8
Breed: Lhaso Poo

Favorite walking spot:
Cisco bike path

Favorite Toy:
An old tennis ball

Favorite Treat:
Anything a human will share with me

Favorite place to relax in your house:
The foot of my mom's bed

Guilty Pleasure:
Chasing the bunnies in my yard

Something that scares you:
Thunderstorms and all delivery people

Most impressive trick:
I can dance on my two hind legs for hours for a treat

What do you like best about Nantucket? 
All the beaches

What’s a personality quirk or strange habit you have that people may not know about?
I snore...really loud!

If you were in charge of the world, what would you do first?
Legalize bunny hunting

 

J Dawg, who voices the paws-on-the-ground perspective of island life, is created by Janet Forest, owner of Nantucket Pet Sitter, which you can follow on Facebook, too.