Whether it’s pedigree pups or mangy mutts, decorators’ dogs are valued members of staff at embroidery and print shops from Barking to Furness. This month we have Alfie from JustSo Clothing & Merchandise in Littlebourne, near Canterbury

Alfie’s shift on quality control is abruptly abandoned when he spies a tennis ball

Full name: Alfie

Breed: English Border Terrier crossed with Cairn Terrier – double trouble, according to the humans at JustSo

Age: Five years old

Time at company: Dedicated his whole life to JustSo, having started as a pup

Job title: Attention seeker

Job description: Alfie encourages all visitors to fuss over him

Special skills: Hiding when anyone sneezes, and catching tennis balls mid-air

Favourite colour: Alfie’s favourite colour is JustSo’s corporate 021c orange


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