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What is
a Pruppet?

Prup • pet (prə́pət) n., pl. –pets

Etymology: Contemporary Pop Culture American

  1.  A Crime Junkie’s best canine friend; That is probably the cutest pruppet I have ever seen, except of course, for Chuck.
The earliest known use of the word pruppet is by Crime Junkie Podcast host, Ashley Flowers. It can be used in reference to a dog or puppy of utmost adorability. A pruppet is a furry version of one’s soul mate. Synonyms: dog, puppy, good boy, good girl See also: love of my life, reason for waking up in the morning, God’s best creation
Charlie

Chuck

This is the one and only: Chuck. Chuck has been with me since my freshman year in college and he’s the OG pruppet. No really, I started using that word when I got him as a puppy in 2011. He’s the goodest boy and yes, that really is his howl at the end of every episode.

Past Pruppets of the Month

Pruppet of the Month: Calli

Pruppet of the Month: Calli

I’ve made a decision regarding Pruppet of the Month. We need a tear scale. As I put these segments together, I’m going to give it a tear scale rating from one to ten. One? You’re going to be fine at a one, it’s literally just puppies and rainbows. At a 10, you will...

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Pruppet of the Month: Layla

Pruppet of the Month: Layla

This is the story of Layla, and actually, one of our fan club members sent us this story about a pruppet who was a Crime Junkie fan. And obvs I loved the story. It was actually a short piece on this website called Love What Matters, which is full of a bunch of...

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Pruppet of the Month: Willow

Pruppet of the Month: Willow

I’m going to tell you about a very special pruppet named Willow and how she came to be the best friend of one of our listeners, Darrah. Darrah is a freaking PALEONTOLOGIST. Which, I think we’re both smart and all of our listeners are smart, of course, but anytime your...

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