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Welcome to Racked's first-ever Pet Week! For five days straight, we'll be highlighting what makes Miami so great for our furry (or slimy) friends. Watch out— this content has major bite.
Gordo had his tongue swag on before Miley was even "Miley." This 11-year-old Shih tzu is the cutie-at-large inside Frankie, Sunset Harbour's go-to boutique. When he's there, you can find him snoozing on top of a stack of Lauren Moshi sweats. "He isn't the most active dog," says store owner Cheryl Herger. "He barely barks, but he definitely thinks he is the king of the house. He's very stubborn!" He hates the rain so much, you'll often find him hiding in the bathtub, but it's nothing a bow tie, a bandana, or a treat (or two!) can't fix. His biggest pet peeve is small dogs ("He gets very annoyed," says Cheryl), but as long as you can keep Tiny away, he'll be calm, cool, collected and extremely cuddly.
Like Gordo? Vote for him when the polls open this Friday, November 14 to find Miami's Coolest Store Sidekick, and don't forget to check the site each day this week for more store mascots!
· Frankie [Official Site]
· Pet Week 2014 [Racked Miami]