Since Miss Porkchop lives at the vineyard, she regularly greets visitors coming in for a wine tasting. But Hodges quickly became Miss Porkchop’s most-anticipated visitor, due to all the snacks — and over the past few years, delivering to the winery has become the highlight of his week, too.
“She’s super friendly. I think she thinks she’s just one of the dogs,” Hodges said. “A lot of the time the dogs will come up into my truck waiting for their treat, but she can only get her front legs up on the steps since they're too short to climb all the way in. Which is good because she’s 400 pounds and I’m not sure how we’d get her down.”