Pookie is the official CCO (Chief Cuteness Officer) at Belle Étoile in Emeryville, California. The 4 year-old Chihuahua mix was an adoptee from the East Bay SPCA (Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals). Pookie accompanies Belle Étoile Executive VP Carolyn Thamkul to work daily and has her special "office" on Carolyn’s desk. When Pookie’s not busy maintaining the cuteness standards for Belle Étoile she stays busy on social media channels. She has her own Instagram account (@pookthedog) with over 400 followers and counting!