Pets Who Have Other Jobs

You may think it's just all fun and games for our furry friends, but some pets work very hard for their kibbles

Suzy is a Bartender

Suzy is a Bartender

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What She Loves About Her Job: Sometimes you want to go where everybody knows your name... and how to sit, roll over, stay and fetch.

What She Hates About Her Job: Do not even think about asking her to make you a “hair of the dog.”

Oscar is a Blogger

Oscar is a Blogger

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What He Loves About His Job: He gets to work at iVillage.

What He Hates About His Job: He’s the only dog who works at iVillage.

Coco is a Clown

Coco is a Clown

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What He Loves About His Job: At least he has multi-colored hairballs.

What He Hates About His Job: He hates the work, but alimony doesn’t pay itself.

Greta is a Doctor

Greta is a Doctor

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What She Loves About Her Job: It’s pun-tabulous: “Take two catnip and call me in the morning!” “A ball of yarn a day keeps the doctor away!”

What She Hates About Her Job: The look on other pets’ faces when she tells them they are getting spayed, not neutered.

Frank is in the Orchestra

Frank is in the Orchestra

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What He Loves About His Job: The critics praised Frank’s performance of Four Seasons as “ribbeting.”

What He Hates About His Job: Not to blow his own horn but… nothing.

Max is a Librarian

Max is a Librarian

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What He Loves About His Job: He goes by Maximillian at work.

What He Hates About His Job: The Doggy Decimal System leaves something to be desired.

Pinky is a Pro Skater

Pinky is a Pro Skater

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What She Loves About Her Job: She doesn’t have to deal with her 5-year-old owner who still thinks she’s a hamster.

What She Hates About Her Job: Her biggest rivals are Tony Hawk and actual hawks.

Buck is a Soldier

Buck is a Soldier

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What He Loves About His Job: Ran away from home and has been living life this way ever since.

What He Hates About His Job: He’s still got 28 years left in his enlistment (though it’s only 4 in human years).

Buddy is a Construction Worker

Buddy is a Construction Worker

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What He Loves About His Job: He recently put an addition on his doghouse.

What He Hates About His Job: His handiwork is fine; it’s just the “cat-calling” that Buddy needs some work on.

Octavio is a Chef

Octavio is a Chef

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What He Loves About His Job: He got to stay in the food industry after his Taco-Bell days were done.

What He Hates About His Job: Nobody believes he’s Italian.

Fifi is a Photographer

Fifi is a Photographer

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What She Loves About Her Job: She really gets to think outside the wheel.

What She Hates About Her Job: Pictures of food pellets aren’t exactly in high demand in the art world.

Peanut is a Golfer

Peanut is a Golfer

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What She Loves About Her Job: She invented the phrase “Miniature Golf.”

What She Hates About Her Job: Gerbil Woods keeps hitting on her.

Chico is a SCUBA Instructor

Chico is a SCUBA Instructor

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What He Loves About His Job: The ladies.

What He Hates About His Job: You’re not doing a lot of deep diving when all you do is doggy paddle.

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