NEW YORK – (September 14, 2021) – The Dodo, the no. 1 family-inclusive brand globally [Source: Tubular Audience Ratings, June 2021], announced today the season three premiere of its fan-favorite series, “YOU KNOW ME...NOW MEET MY PET.” The series introduces audiences to the beloved, super cute pets who give our favorite celebrities and influencers life (and snuggles) behind the scenes. The star-studded season features celebrities and influencers including Antoni Porowski, New York Times bestselling author and host on Netflix’s Queer Eye, Heidi D'Amelio, mother of TikTok stars Charli and Dixie D’Amelio, Jen Atkin, celebrity hairstylist and founder of Ouai Haircare + Mane Addicts, Steph Shep, co-founder of climate education platform Future Earth, lliza Shlesinger, stand-up comedian and actress, and YouTuber Kalen Allen. The talent roster boasts a built-in audience of nearly 15M followers in addition to The Dodo’s 10M+ Instagram followers. The new season airs weekly on Tuesdays beginning on September 14th across The Dodo’s platforms including its YouTube, Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter channels and website.
“We are so excited to premiere this talent-packed season of ‘You Know Me...Now Meet My Pet.’ The Dodo is committed to spotlighting the incredible human/animal connection and we know that viewers will love getting a never-before-seen look at these celebs with their favorite furry friends,” said Nicole Hendrickson, The Dodo’s VP of Social. “You Know Me… Now Meet My Pet gives the adorable animals who have supported their famous parents the limelight they’ve always deserved.”
The first episode of season three introduces audiences to Antoni Porowski’s dog Neon, whom he adopted after deciding to visit a nearby shelter when he had some free time on his hands while on set of Netflix’s Queer Eye. Porowski quickly fell in love, and now Neon goes everywhere with him from the set of Queer Eye to taking a road trip together from Austin to New York! The New York Times bestselling author’s new cookbook, Antoni: Let’s Do Dinner, is also available on bookshelves today.
You Know Me… Now Meet My Pet’s previous seasons have garnered over 44M lifetime views, with an average of over 2.5M views per episode. Upcoming episodes will introduce audiences to Heidi D’Amelio’s dog pack, Jen Atkin’s dogs Chewy and Roo, Steph Shep’s dog Binx, whom she fostered in March of 2020, lliza Shlesinger’s dog Tian Fu, and Kalen Allen’s dogs Karter and Kana.
About The Dodo:
The Dodo is the #1 animal brand globally on social [source: Tubular, January 2021]. We tell fun, entertaining, emotional stories about animals that make people laugh, cry happy tears, feel ALL the feels, and fall in love with animals. In December 2016, The Dodo joined forces with NowThis, Thrillist and Seeker to form Group Nine Media — the #1 video publisher on mobile in the U.S. [Nielsen DCR, June 2020].