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 Charlie from Sigma Embroidery and Printing in Ely

Full name: Charlie

Breed: Cockapoo, a cross between a cocker spaniel and a poodle

Age: 8 months

Employment history: Charlie has been working for Sigma Embroidery and Printing since July 2015

Job description: Cleaner – regularly found emptying any bin left within reach, and dusts those hard to reach nooks and crannies when playing hide and seek with his beloved ball

Special skills: Charms customers by looking cute and rolling on his back for a tummy rub; dismantles bones by chewing; runs off with customer order forms; steals pens from desks; and barks at the window cleaner

Favourite time of the day: Watching the beautiful Georgie, a Yorkshire terrier from a few doors up, when she walks past the window on her morning walk

Favourite colour: Chocolate Brown 19-0912 TPX, as this is the colour of his favourite toy bone


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