They love to take naps, enjoy a bowl of chicken soup, love their beef flavoured ball and sunbathing is a firm favourite.
Meet your Cork celebrity – the Cork Nose.
Meet The 2021 Cork Nose of Tralee
Name: Gerry Butterscotch
Breed: Golden Retriever
Special Skill: Make everybody work for me!
Favourite Food: Chicken soup
Favourite Toy: The beef scented ball I have since I was a puppy
Favourite Place to Sleep: Anywhere my humans have sat on
Favourite Activity: Gossiping (checking out of the window all day) and sunbathing, I’m Greek after all
Favourite Place To Go For A Walk/Hangout: Mardyke walk, The Lough, Deerpark, Shalom Park, Cork Coffee Roaster’s, Soma and Alchemy where my friends hang out
Most Mischievous Thing You Have Ever Done? The first day in our house in Cork, new neighborhood, I went out to meet all the new friends! Humans thought I ran away..who runs away from cozyness?!?!?!?!
How Did You Come Into Your Owners Life? Humans couldn’t resist when they saw a poster of mine! Got my mum’s permission and since then I’ve been living with them. It’s a nice life. I can’t complain.
What Makes You The Most Pawtastic Pet Ever! I am awesome in every aspect!
Why Did You Decide To Enter The Nose Of Tralee? To win, I enjoyed the process regardless of the outcome though.
How Did You Prepare For The Contest And Get Votes? Social media, Facebook, Twitter, mostly Instagram, posters, radio and newspapers, and of course by wearing the sash in every walk!
What Did You Enjoy Most About The Nose Of Tralee? I loved making more pawsome friends! And I definitely enjoyed the support my county has shown me!
What Advice Would You Give To The Next Nose Of Your County? Go for it! It’s great fun.
How Are You Handling Your New-Found Fame? Well I was quite popular even before so I already knew how to handle it..with pride!
If You Could Be Any Super Hero Who Would You Be? Batman so I help in style and have a butler!