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 week we have Murphy and Minnie from Fotofabric in Wetherby, West Yorkshire!

“Minnie, don‘t eat Murphy‘s bis… Oh!”

Murphy was pretty fed up that Minnie had swiped his snacks (again)

Full names: Murphy and Minnie

Breeds: Border/Jack Russell cross, and schnauzer/terrier (of some description) cross

Ages: Murphy is six years old while Minnie is just 18 months

Time at company: Six years for Murphy and a year for Minnie

Job titles: Murphy is director of security and biscuits, and Minnie is fitness coach

Job descriptions: Murphy is responsible for letting everyone know when there’s a visitor to the premises with mammoth barking sessions, and ensuring he gets his snacks. Minnie‘s responsible for keeping us all on our toes chasing after her because she’s got something she shouldn’t have for the umpteenth time that the day

Special skills: Murphy excels in tennis ball acrobatics, while Minnie is a natural comedian

Favourite colours: It’s blue PQ-2728C for Murphy and pink 219 XGC for Minnie


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