Manny the Frenchie

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Manny the Frenchie
SexMale
Born (2011-02-07) February 7, 2011 (age 8)
Years active2011–present
Known forInternet Celebrity
OwnerAmber Chavez and Jon Huang
ResidenceChicago, Illinois
www.mannythefrenchie.com

Manny the Frenchie (born February 7, 2011) is a French Bulldog from Chicago, Illinois, that achieved Internet celebrity via the posting of his photographs on various social media websites. He is currently the world's most followed and popular Bulldog on the Internet. Between his channels and the Manny and Friends channels, they reach over 4 million followers worldwide.

Manny is owned by Amber Chavez and Jon Huang and was named after Filipino boxer Manny Pacquiao. His social media presence, as of December 2014, Manny has more than 20,000 followers on Twitter, more than 1.4 million "likes" on Facebook and more than 900,000 followers on Instagram. He has been used as a canine model for consumer Martha Stewart's PetSmart line and has been featured on Steve Harvey's television talk show. In 2016 Manny was awarded The CW's World Dog Award for Most Pawpular and Influential dog. [1][2][3][4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Cox, Dana (March 11, 2014). "Animal Wellness Magazine". Retrieved December 16, 2015 – via Animal Wellness Magazine website.
  2. ^ Mitch Dudek (April 26, 2014). "Manny the Frenchie finds following, fame". Chicago Sun-Times. Retrieved 2014-05-04.
  3. ^ Miriam Di Nunzio (April 10, 2014). "Manny the Frenchie celebrating National Pet Day in Chicago". Chicago Sun-Times. Retrieved 2014-05-04.
  4. ^ Kim Bellware and Joseph Erbentraut (Summer 1993). "Manny The Frenchie Visits: The World's Most Famous French Bulldog Drops By". The Huffington Post. Retrieved 2014-05-04.

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