Several weeks ago, I was surprised to receive a package from the good folks at Chewy. com. Inside were two beautiful hand-painted portraits of Tux and Shadow, by artist Mechelle Roskiewicz (LovedDogsArt). They were done solely from photos I had previously sent to Chewy.com, of the cats playing with their favourite Chewy cartons.
Since Tux was “Pet of the Month” in the September, 2019 issue of “Albuquerque the Magazine”, and Shadows‘ film “Litter Must be Just Right” was included in the November, 2019 “Furry Burque Festival”, the addition of portraits to their repertoire is really going to give them swelled heads!
Music – “I’m Too Sexy” from Hits! by Right Said Fred. Released: 2010.
Well, Tux has made it to the “big time”. He was selected as “Pet of the Month” in the September, 2019 issue of “Albuquerque the Magazine”. However, fame has not gone to his head (yet). Pretty soon, he’ll be rubbing elbows with all the big dogs (so to speak!)…..
Music – “Top Cat” from Feline Groovy: Songs for Swingin’ Cats by Mark Steyn. Released: 2015
“Little Nipper” was the name of the dog whose picture was shown with the slogan “His Master’s Voice” and which later became the trademark of RCA. Although he has lived with Tux and Shadow for nearly 11 years, he has yet to speak…
(Photos by Sue Jimenez, in cooperation with Tux, Shadow and Little Nipper)