Sidney the Poodle-Chihuahua Mix

Lounging and relaxation are just as important as guarding the house to Gregory Butler's South Florida pup

Sidney the Poodle-Chihuahua Mix
Feb 17, 2021

Owner: Gregory Butler

Location: Hobe Sound, Fla.

Dog Name: Sidney

Age: 9

Breed: DNA test says 1/2 Poodle and 1/2 Chihuahua

In a Word: Loving

Job Title: Security alarm

Star Quality: Wagging tail

Best Bud: My wife, Lora

Favorite Reward: Fire-breathing dragon plush toy

Favorite Activity: Barking at anyone in brown shorts driving a big truck

Favorite Getaway: Couch in the living room, couch on the lanai, chaise on the patio

Forgivable Flaw: Peeing on the door mat

Background Story: Sidney is a rescue from a kill shelter in N.C. She was flown to our local shelter where another family wanted her. They had a family emergency and asked to have her go to the next in line. We eagerly drove the two hours to pick Sidney up. When we travel, we have to find a pet sitter who will let Sidney sleep in bed with them, otherwise she howls all night!


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