Pet of the Week

Willie Henry Bacon Babb – Pitbull Mix

*About Willie’s name: Kept Willie, his name from the pound, added Henry Bacon, the architect of Lincoln Memorial, to add some DC flavor to it. Plus he sounds like a pig..bacon… so…*

How did you obtain your pet?

We adopted him at the DC Humane Society, now called DC Humane Rescue, almost 4 years ago when he was just a toddler.

How old is your pet?

About 4 years old.

What is your pet’s favorite pastime?

Taking naps by the vents. Then looking at cat pics on Instagram. Errr, I mean, putting up his own pics on Instagram @ Willie_for_Mayor .

What is your pet’s favorite toy?

His rubber chew bone.

What is your favorite thing about your pet?

He loves attention from everyone! He’s never met a stranger he didn’t like.

If your pet had a superpower, what would it be?

Willie’s superpower would be able to drive a car. He’d go to his dog daycare if he could!

Why does your pet love Caring Hands Animal Hospital?

Willie loves that EVERYONE welcomes him at Caring Hands. He also loves to see what the other animals are there for – so nosey!