Blaze loves barking at clouds, is partial to a luxury blanket and is a mammas boy! Loved by all of Waterford he is enjoying his time in the spotlight.
Lets meet Blaze…..
Blaze – 2019 Waterford Nose Of Tralee
Breed: Springer spaniel
Special Skill: Giving Hugs and barking at clouds
Favourite Food: Everything!!
Favourite Toy: Beefy, a toy I’ve had since 8 weeks old
Favourite Place to Sleep: On the softest of blankets
Favourite Activity: Showing. He loves his dog shows.
Favourite Place To Go For A Walk: Our local beach, Ardmore.
Most Mischievous Thing You Have Ever Done. Steal steak from the kitchen counter and hide it
How Did You Come Into Your Owners Life? My mamma was looking for a show type springer so went on a waiting list with the top show kennel, Wenark.
What Makes You The Most Pawtastic Pet EVER! I am very lovable, my mamma says I’m a mammas boy. I always want to be with my mamma and grandma. I am very laid back and love attention!
Why Did You Decide To Enter The Nose Of Tralee? We said it would be a great way to make new friends and a fun competition to take part in. Since Waterford won the Rose of Tralee last year we said we would chance it for a Nose to win.
How Did You Prepare For The Contest And Get Votes? We met all our local friends and told them. They were a great support and the word spread. Everyone in our village supported us and voted. The county newspapers also supported us and WLR FM were a fantastic support.
What Did You Enjoy Most About The Nose Of Tralee? The support of the local community was just amazing and we never expected it. It was fantastic. People were interested in the competition and meeting Blaze. He also became recognized around the area with people coming over to speak to him and rub him. It is a great competition and its so lovely to see how well cared for the pets are in this.
What Advice Would You Give To The Next Nose Of Your County? Don’t take it too serious. Enjoy your time in the competition and try to get media support from the papers and radio.
How Are You Handling Your New-Found Fame? Blaze is loving it. He enjoys all the people coming over to talk to him and rubbing his belly. He’s very good with everyone so he’s delighted with all the attention he’s getting.
If You Could Be Any Super Hero Who Would He Be? BLAZE! Because he’s already super and the best boy.