Marnie Stern’s Dog, Fig, Leads a High-Profile Rock Star Life

Hotels, airplanes, fancy accessories -- photos show this little Yorkie Maltese mix gets around.

Phillip Mlynar  |  Aug 13th 2013


Fig is a lovably dinky half-Yorkie half-Maltese who just so happens to live with an owner, Marnie Stern, who’s renowned as something of a critically acclaimed guitar-twanging rock star. We know this because Fig is gracious enough to let Marnie Instagram and video her many adventures as she goes about her jet-setting, hotel-hopping, bag-riding lifestyle.

Here’s a handy peek into the things the adorable Fig loves to do!

1. Fig loves to take a bath in the sink when staying at the Marriott.


2. Fig enjoys the hotel life. First dibs on the bed is a must!

3. Fig takes airport security seriously.

4. Fig loves to stretch her lil’ legs while waiting for a flight.


5. And finds that sleeping in a purse is one way to alleviate the rigors of flying economy.

6. A bed of flowers in full bloom is the only acceptable place for a lady to do her business.

7. Fig knows the benefits of bundling up to combat the first chills of the season.


8. Fig is a firm believer that neckerchiefs are the stylish way to accessorize.

9. And that a well-chosen bow can do wonders for your confidence.

10. Fig isn’t averse to switching up her style with a well-chosen wig.

11. Fig is always up for a road trip!

12. Fig will shimmy and roll with the best of them.


13. Fig thinks sunglasses and faux fur are a hot look

14. Like a cat to a cardboard box, Fig cannot resist hopping into a new bag!

15. Speaking of which…

16. No bag is too small for Fig!

17. Fig understands the benefits of keeping a regular mani-pedi schedule.

18. Fig knows that paying to drop off your laundry is just not financially prudent.

19. And that there’s something therapeutic about getting through a batch of ironing.

20. Fig is an avid viewer of political banter. She doesn’t vote, though.

21. Fig finds that noise-canceling headphones are definitely worth the extra expenditure. (Size: extra small!)

22. Fig keeps meaning to get her own musical career off the ground — but always falls foul of her napping duties.

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