Lifestyle Pets Very Good German Shepherd Gets Her Own Quinceañera for Turning 15 in Dog Years Along with turning 15 in dogs years, Nova the dog also earned the Einstein Award from her obedience school K-9 University By Kelli Bender Published on February 19, 2018 03:17 PM Share Tweet Pin Email Nova is the belle of the ball, she even has the gown to match. According to KTRK, the German Shepherd’s owner, Jackie Pizano, threw a quinceañera, a party often thrown for a girl’s 15th birthday, for her very good pooch when Nova surpassed 15 in dogs years, which is about 2.5 years old. The celebration also lined up with Nova’s recent success at her obedience training program, she earned the Einstein Award at K-9 University. Rosie Cheeks Photography Pizano spared no expense when it came to throwing a quinceañera for her talented pup. Nova was treated to her own pink dress, tiara, cake and a special dance. Rosie Cheeks Photography A lucky attendee at the soiree captured video of the special moment where Nova took the stage to show off her steps. Can’t get enough of cats, dogs and other furry friends? Click here to get the cutest pet news and photos delivered directly to your inbox. The dog’s family hopes that Nova’s top notch behavior and success sets a good example for their other dog, a rescue dachshund named Phoebe. If Phoebe follows in her adopted sister’s pawsteps, we would hopefully get another adorable canine quinceañera in the future.