updated 10/19/2011 AT 9:00 AM ET
•originally published 10/19/2011 AT 3:45 PM ET
Tracee Ellis Ross, like any parent, can’t help but gush about her kid – her furkid, that is.
And just like any other supermodel of her caliber, Ladybug can’t do it all alone, so she counts on her trusty owner to give her the support she needs.
“Let me put it this way: I am her employee. I am my dog’s assistant,” she says. “I try to be the alpha in the relationship, but I don’t think I am.”
Check out the rest of our video with Tracee Ellis Ross (and Malcolm Jamal Warner) for more on the actress and her supermodel dog.
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