Allan Dawson has recently inherited his grandmother's island estate in picturesque Santorini, Greece. It provides the perfect temporary break from his loveless marriage to Sylvia. However he is not the only transatlantic traveler. A human clone who was part of a lost cargo shipment has washed up on shore and he too is looking to upgrade. This macabre tale follows Allan's attempts to mold D'Agostino into the perfect pet. Domesticating D'Agostino and keeping him secret from the outside proves increasingly difficult and Allan quickly finds himself in way over his head with man's best friend.