Dogs are like that, they give their affection freely,” says Auckland Council’s Community Development and Safety Committee Chair, and registered responsible dog owner, Councillor Cathy Casey.
“Some will be looking for lasting relationships, but some are just happy for a casual fling on the day.
Plus additional photos of Orange County Animal Services' 'speed dating' event on Feb.
We wanted to create an educational event to help people who are looking to add a dog to their family but don't know where to start or you may already have a dog but would like more information on nutrition, healthcare, training or even grooming.
Sometimes they have male names, sometimes female names, but your pug-like paramour always exactly looks the same, sitting across the table from you in the candlelight. You can ask for advice, learn more about their job and their background, or ask how they feel about jazz, base jumping, graphic novels, and even their favorite Pokemon.
For three minutes, you can ask them a wide range of questions ranging from the cliche (What superpower would you choose? The answers you get back seem randomized; ask them if they like you and you could get an effusively positive response one moment, and then a negative one the next. One moment you might think you're really connecting over your love of Sartre, and then next they're mocking your name, judging your taste in books, or bursting into tears.