Melissa Lengyel of Arnold says her dog, Jack, who will be 14 in June, is the youngest and most active of her three Chihuahuas.
“I also have Abbey, who will be 17 this month, and Sugar, who will be 16 in September,” Lengyel said. “Jack still has moments where he tries to get the girls to run around with him. They don’t want to.”
Jack does show his age at times, she said.
“We call him ‘the principal,’” Lengyel said. “We also have two cats, Karma and Cricket. The cats, who are younger, will run in the hall and Jack will bark at them, like a principal, ‘There’s no running in the hall!’”
Jack is generally amiable, though, Lengyel said.
“Everybody loves Jack,” she said. “He’s so friendly. When he was younger, he’d bring people presents. It could be a dirty sock.
“His three favorite things are treats, my bed and Mom. That’s me.”
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