Reston Pet of the Week: Baci

by RestonNow.com December 31, 2014 at 11:00 am 3 Comments

This week’s Pet of the Week is Baci, a chocolate lab with a long list of nicknames.

Here is what owner Nic has to say about him:

Baci, a 6-year-old chocolate lab affectionately known as Pumpkin, Bubs, Noodle, VP Joe ‘Bitin’,  or Joey, is a subdued lover of naps and lounging who also knows how to have fun when the time is right.

He loves all things except vacuums, and his favorite food is apples.

He came into the Querolo household at the tender age of 12 weeks and was the runt of his litter. Against all odds, he has made his way to a healthy 90 pounds and is comfortable with the way he looks.

In his free time, Baci enjoys trips to his mom’s barn to see whats going on with her horses and cats. He is infamous for once finding the first aid kit in the back of the car and ingesting the package of TUMS, tampon and battery that were inside. There were no consequences.

His life goals include once taking a 24-hour nap, and one day being able to ride a horse. He also would like to meet more people. His claim to fame is his ability to find his collar wherever it is in the house so long as somebody gives him hints. He’s a real champion.

We need Pets of the Week for 2015! Want your pet to be considered for the Reston Pet of the Week? Here is how to play.

Email [email protected] with a 2-3 paragraph bio and at least 3-4 horizontally-oriented photos of your pet.

Each week’s winner receives a sample of dog or cat treats from our sponsor, Becky’s Pet Care, along with $100 in Becky’s Bucks. Becky’s Pet Care, the winner of three Angie’s List Super Service Awards and the National Association of Professional Pet Sitters’ 2013 Business of the Year, provides professional dog walking and pet sitting services in Reston and Northern Virginia.

  • MeganH

    Hope Noodle reaches his dreams of the perfect nap, and horseback rides with Mom!

  • Mike M

    How can you not appreciate a Labradork?
    They are the original man’s best friend.

  • Laura Calacci

    I must say, Baci is a very lucky dog to end up in the Querolo household. Baci is the smartest, most well behaved dog I’ve ever encountered. And I’ll add, NIc Querolo (and his gorgeous sister) were always the most polite and well behaved children. Happy New Year to Baci and his humans, the Querolos!


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