The Distillery Dog Bore
Dog Bore: Tito
Job: Producer of Tito's Handmade Vodka, Austin, Texas
Mystery Mutt from Austin, Texas
How did you meet your canine companion?
Taki was a stray feral dog that wandered into the Tito's Handmade Vodka distillery gates in Austin, Texas
What’s the story behind your dog’s name?
Taki is named after a spicy candy made in Mexico.
How has your life changed since you have had your dog?
Normally, when we rescue stray dogs in our rural distillery neighborhood, we get them healthy and adopted into forever homes, but Taki stole our hearts. She was so wild but so sweet and smart, we could not part with her so all of the Tito's team takes care of her now. She brings a lot of joy to everyone while working or visiting and has other employee's dogs to play with during the day and weekends.
Which 3 words best describe your dog’s personality?
Passionate, brave, clever
Who’s your dog’s favourite person?
We all think we are her favorite person.
What’s your dog’s superpower?
climbing fences at a single bound
If your dog had a job, what would it be?
She does have a job! She works with our security team doing the rounds and rides in a golf cart with the crew
What’s your dog’s most unappealing / most embarrassing habit?
Where can we find you hanging out with your dog?
Taki has her own yard, the whole distillery and our offices as her domain. We go looking for her to hang out with us.
Finish this sentence "a dog walks into a bar….”
OR a distillery, and they are home.