a peek inside the fishbowl

14 Apr, 2010

another new puppy!

Posted by andrea tomkins in: Photography

… although this one is not ours this time. Meet Coco, a sweet little Shorkie who has been adopted by my in-laws.

Tennis ball has been placed in the photo for reference. :)

Coco the Shorkie

3 Responses to "another new puppy!"

1 | @WannabeMomErin

April 14th, 2010 at 10:25 am


Aw… so cute! Makes me want to get a puppy, too.

2 | Kim

April 14th, 2010 at 11:32 am


I just had to comment- My parents also brought a Shorkie puppy home last October. They named her Koko…no joke!

Coco has such a sweet face. I’m sure your in-laws will be thoroughly happy and entertained by their new cutie.
They are very loving, intelligent little dogs. :)

3 | Tatiana

April 14th, 2010 at 3:01 pm


Awww … makes that tennis ball look the size of a beach ball! Congratulations to the in-laws, she’s going to be loads of fun :)

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