Meet Tuna. He's a 6 year-old Chiweenie (a cross between a Chihuahua and dachshund) and lives in Los Angeles with his mum, Courtney. He was rescued in 2010. With his exaggerated overbite, recessed jawline and magnificent wrinkly neck, this cute little fella has over 1.8 million Instagram followers and over 2 million with all his social media accounts combined. Tuna has published a book called, 'Tuna melts my heart - the underdog with the overbite'.
This is Marnie. She's a 14 year-old shih tzu and was found wandering the streets of Connecticut in 2012. She spent four months in a shelter and was renamed Stinky, as when she was found, she was smelly and her coat was matted. Then, Shirley came along and adopted Stinky and renamed her Marnie, after musician Marnie Stern. Marnie's head tilt is believed to be caused by a brief illness - Vestibular Syndrome. Marnie’s favorite activity is running up and down long carpeted hallways. She currently has over 2 million Instagram followers. Marnie also has book published, called 'Marnie the dog'. Of course!
Maru is a 9 year-old shiba inu, living in Japan. He has over 2.5 million Instagram followers and has appeared in television ads. His favourite food is apple, he specialises in howling and loves to dig.
Bodhi is possibly the best dressed dog on the planet. Bodhi is a seven year-old shiba inu living in New York and has landed contracts with big brands such as Coach, Victorinox Swiss Army, Ted Baker, American Apparel, Brooks Brothers, Salvatore Ferragamo, ASOS, and Revlon. Bodhi has over 280,000 Instagram followers. And yes, Bodhi has a fashion book out called, 'Menswear Dog Presents the New Classics: Fresh Looks for the Modern Man'.
Manny is a five year-old frenchie and lives in Chicago. He was named after the world champion Filipino boxer, Manny Pacquaio. His nicknames include: Pacman, Bubba, Baby Boy, Bubbles, Baba, Bat Pig, Frog Dog and Stinker. He likes giving back to charity, riding in the car, going for walks and is addicted to bacon. He has a shop, which includes his own line of clothing. Manny has over 1 million Instagram followers.
Doug is a pug. He's a real cutie and hangs out with the likes of Justin Bieber, Steven Tyler, Ed Sheeran and John Legend. Yes, he too, has a book. It's called 'Doug the Pug: The King of Pop Culture'. He has 2.1 million Instagram followers and over 5 million page likes on his Facebook account. He comes from Nashville and was awarded 'Best Dressed' at the World Dog Awards 2016. Go Doug!
This little cutie is Indiana Thunderbolt, a miniature dachshund. She lives with her besties, Harlow and Reese. Harlow is a Weimaraner and Reese Lightning is also miniature dachshund. Her Instagram account is called @harlowandsage, however, Sage sadly passed away in 2013, so Harlow went looking for some new friends to keep him company. Along came Indiana Thunderbolt, followed by Reese Lightning (see image below). Oh and yes, they have published not one, but two books. Happy days for these three besties.