Updated on March 25, 2019
With a catchy Instagram name and stunning photos on her page, it’s no surprise that Flou the Husky (@Gowiththeflou) is a rising star on social media.
This beautiful Siberian Husky is nearing 2,000 followers on her Instagram page.
Based in Finland, Flou loves to pose in a variety of different environments, meaning her social media account is awash with beautiful colours.
Here is helloBARK!’s exclusive interview with Flou (@gowiththeflou).
Why did you decide to create your Instagram account for Flou?
Initially just to see Flou growing up and it was easy to save all the best photos to one place.
How much time do you dedicate to building your Instagram page?
Actively about one month. Account has been alive for two years, once we saw that people are interested we started to put more effort to it.
How old is Flou? What’s his personality like?
He is two and a half years old. He is pretty energetic and very well trained. He can sometimes be stubborn, especially when it’s been long time since we had activities (by long time I mean like four hours). Like everyone says: Flou is living happy and funny life.
Your favourite memory with Flou?
When Flou was a puppy, he helped with every housework including laundry, washing the dishes, vacuuming etc. And actually does it nowadays also. He wants to be part of everything and you could say that supervising housework is Flou’s role and we would like to keep it that way.
What Flou does that makes you laugh?
The fact that Flou is trying to act independent dog every once in a while especially when visiting friends. At home, he is just a little boy who wants attention and intimacy.
What’s the best thing about owning a Siberian Husky?
Their energetic and fascinating personality. You can’t get bored with husky.
What advice would you have for people considering a Siberian Husky as a pet?
If you are considering a husky, you have to have time and active lifestyle. Husky is not a couch dog you watch TV with, they need a lot of activities and training, just walking isn’t enough. You need to have good nerves and systematic approach when it comes to training. I promise that you are not going to disappoint with this breed as long as you have time and a sporty lifestyle you can include your husky too.
What motivated you to create your Instagram page?
At first, just to see Flou growing up. It’s been really motivating when seeing that people are liking and following Flou’s life, and for those reasons we have decided to put more effort to the account.
What advice would you give to pet owners who want to make their dogs Instagram stars?
You need to put time and effort to it. Be active so that people are interested about you, also you need to be reliable.
What are the best ways you’ve found that can build engagement within your Instagram following?
Be unique and think outside the box. You have to separate from others, be interesting and exceptional in your own way.
Want to see more of Flou? Check out his Instagram page @gowiththeflou