Milo—a tabby whom his owner, Allison Ward, says was born to host game shows—“never resists an opportunity” to wear a tie. His favorite is a yellow bow tie with navy stripes (to match his stripes, of course). But you know “business is serious,” says Ward, when Milo dons his orange and gray necktie. Can you blame him for loving the finer things? He spent the first slice of his life down by the Atlanta federal penitentiary, where he was rescued at just five weeks of age. Now five years old, he loves to snuggle with Ward on the couch of their Virginia-Highland home.
This article originally appeared in our November 2010 issue.