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Cat named ‘Dog’ is Vietnam’s most beloved fish vendor

  • Published at 12:01 am June 1st, 2019
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Dog is kind of a big deal in Hai Phong, where he spends a lot of time at the local market helping the fish vendors

Meet Dog, a cat who lives in Hai Phong, Vietnam.

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Dog Is kind of a big deal in Hai Phong, where he spends a lot of time at the local market helping the fish vendors, reports BuzzFeed News.

A tweet with photos of Dog went viral, gaining more than 19,000 retweets.

Dog's owner, 25-year-old Lê Quốc Phong, told BuzzFeed News that Dog is "a friendly guy," and Phong said he likes to take funny pictures of Dog.

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Phong said that because they live close to the market, he decided to dress Dog up in Phong's favorite outfit and take some photos.

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In an interview with Bored Panda, Lê Quốc Phong revealed that Dog loves ice cream, traveling and sleeping.

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Phong said Dog is quite popular at the market and everyone knows him.

"It was really hot the day I adopted Dog and he was breathing like a dog, so that's how he got his name," Phong said.

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"My goal is to make Dog famous," Phong said. "I want to promote Dog in Vietnam for people to know more about our country."