She loves to talk, enjoys an ice cream and screams with delight when it’s time to play ball.
Meet your Cavan celebrity – Mia the Cavan Nose.
Meet The 2021 Cavan Nose Of Tralee
Age: 3 (Birthday July 9th 2018)
Breed: Alaskan Malamute
Special Skill: Talking to me when she wants a treat!
Favourite Food: Ice Cream (she always gets her own now when we go to the shop, I don’t even have to ask for it anymore!)
Favourite Toy: Nerf Gun for dogs that shoots tennis balls for her to run for…the howling out of her when I produce the gun to play with is comical!
Favourite Place to Sleep: Usually upside down on the couch!
Favourite Activity: Running in the forest with mammy!
Favourite Place To Go For A Walk/Hangout: Erica’s Fairy Forest in Cootehill…loads of kids to admire her and she sits and enjoys the rubs and cuddles! She loves going into the lake there too!
Most Mischievous Thing You Have Ever Done? Eating the remainder of Daddy’s birthday cake (there was a lot left!!!)
How Did You Come Into Your Owners Life? When Mia was 8 weeks old we got her from a lovely family in Tipperary. Mia stood out straight away with her gorgeous markings, we fell in love with her instantly!
What Makes You The Most Pawtastic Pet Ever! Mia is just a super friendly and also super nosey dog…she can never pass anyone on the street and not let out a little howl to say hello to them!
Why Did You Decide To Enter The Nose Of Tralee? I am obsessed with the Rose of Tralee and even entered it a few times…when I discovered one just like that for animals I couldn’t not enter Mia it was just perfect!
How Did You Prepare For The Contest And Get Votes? I got in touch with loads of friends and family through social media and WhatsApp and regular uploaded photos of Mia and asked people to vote for her!
What Did You Enjoy Most About The Nose Of Tralee? Seeing all the other animals and families involved and knowing they adore their animal as much as you do…its fab to see!
What Advice Would You Give To The Next Nose Of Your County? Create Facebook and Instagram pages for your dog…I think it’s the way to go to promote your animal!