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Throwback Thursday – Elvis

Meet Elvis, the star of this week’s throwback Thursday. We caught up with dad, James, to find out more about this incredibly handsome hound.

Name – Elvis

Buddies Pet Insurance - Throwback Thursday ElvisWhy this name?

‘My dad is a huge fan of Elvis Presley.’

Age – 18 months old

Breed – Bulldog

Why did you choose this breed?

‘My mum has always loved Bulldogs, so there was no other breed for us.’

How old was Elvis when he joined your family?

‘He was 14 weeks old and came from a reputable KC registered breeder.’

Who is Elvis’ favourite human?

‘Definitely my beautiful mum. They are inseparable.’

What is his favourite toy?

‘He has a little toy, ‘Piggy’, which he absolutely loves.’

Loves –

  • Food
  • Cuddles
  • Company
  • Lots of fuss and love

Hates –

  • Walks
  • Bath Time
  • Vets
  • The bin lid!

Any weird and wonderful quirks?

‘Elvis can be cheeky and will often steal visitors’ shoes. Although he hates walks, he loves doing ‘zoomies’ in the garden.’

Handsome Elvis is quite the Twitter star, with over 2,500 followers. He is part of a Twitter gang, ‘The RuffRiderz’, who at one point were trending higher than ‘Britains Got Talent’. If you would like to keep up to date with Elvis’ antics, you can follow him on Twitter at @ElvisBulldogUK.

We are always on the hunt for handsome hounds and pretty pooches to star in our throwback Thursday features. If you would like to take part, email us at Hello@Buddies.co.uk for more info.

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