Does your pet have an unusual affinity? If so, they are not alone! After collecting photos of your pets with their favorite things, we came up with these nine pets that are a little out of the ordinary! They include:
1. This dog that loves a severed arm prop
“Frankie is a huge fan of the TV show “The Walking Dead” he dug up an old Halloween decoration in the garage and now he thinks he’s a zombie killer. Every Sunday night, he’ll jump up on the couch with me and watches the show while munching on the zombie arm” -Louie R.
2. This cat that loves plastic cutlery
“Winnie’s favourite ‘toy’ is a plastic knife. She carries it around in her teeth, loudly meowing!” -Sue S.
3. This dog whose love for slippers makes her look somewhat like a platypus
“My Name is Xabi and my favourite thing is Mommy’s slippers” -Leigh P.
4. This cat who likes to get plenty of greens in his diet
“Leto with his favorite toy..a green bean!” -Pam R.
5. This cat that chases inanimate lizards
“Our niece bought my husband a rubber lizard. We kept it upstairs in the spare bedroom. Once we made Brinkley a part of our family, we started finding the rubber lizard in random places throughout our home. Turns out, our Brinkley loves to play with them! We find them everywhere, and if we shake the lizard he will appear, no matter where he is in the house! We retired the first lizard, named: Baby. But since have replenished his supply. Pictured: Brinkley and his lizards, Cocoa and Spots” -Jennifer S.
6. Unlike most dogs, this dog loves the tub
“Moose loves the bathtub” -Rebecca S.
7. This dog that loves freshly dug dirt
“Bella’s favorite? Fresh dirt from her favorite spot in the yard!” -Anna K.
8. This dog that loves its pool. In both liquid and solid state
“Aasta loves her cool-off pool. Even more perfect after a hard fall freeze.” -Jaz A.
9. This dog that loves its toy so much, it doesn’t want to let go for a treat!
“Willie is so obsessed with his toy he will not let it go to eat the cookie on his nose” -Trish W.
Does your pet have love for an unusual item? Share it with us in the comments!
Stacy Kowalchuk is a dog mom to her rescued Whippet-mix, Ellie. During the week, you can find Stacy surfing (the internet, that is) and managing Trupanion's presence in the social media world. In her free time, Stacy likes to bake, especially cupcakes! To balance her culinary affinity, she also likes to stay active, especially with activities that include her dog such as hiking and going to dog parks.
Please note: This blog is designed to be a community where pet owners can learn and share. The views expressed in each post are the opinion of the author and not necessarily endorsed by Trupanion. Always consult your veterinarian for professional advice.