Our pet profiles series celebrates those supportive (and adorable) friends who round out the homes of notable members of the Dallas community.
Names: Nine (he's the ninth family pet) is a two-(and a half)-year-old male Bullmastiff and Punch is a five-year-old male Chiweenie. Nine came from a farm and Punch is from the girls' cousin. Owners: Vynsie and Jully Law (owners of We Are 1976) Likes: Nine enjoys eating carrots, sleeping, Vynsie's cat Wednesday (they sleep side-by-side) and going to Downtown Dog. Punch likes plastic water bottles and his wolf doll. Dislikes: Nine doesn't like when people pet the top of his head. Also, he hates eye drops. Punch dislikes guys with sunglasses and beards, and any delivery person.
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