Below are 29 pictures of big-time celebrities and their beloved pets, doing all the things we do: Taking them for walks, posing for selfies, or just cuddling up. You’re not going to believe which celebrity has a pet pig.
#1. Matthew McConaughey and Foxy
When Matthew McConaughey isn’t playing a philosophical killjoy on HBO’s hit “True Detective,” or haunting our dreams with his spooky car commercials, he is hanging out on the beach with his Australian cattle dog named Foxy. Though Foxy doesn’t have the same great abs, the two make a handsome pair.
#2. Frank Sinatra and Ringo
Frank Sinatra was probably loved by hundreds of women in his lifetime, not to mention hundreds of thousands of adoring fans. However, his greatest admirer might have been his dog Ringo. Here, Old Blue Eyes is photographed with Ringo in his Palm Springs home for the 1965 issue of Look Magazine.
#3. Charlize Theron and Denver
Theron is one of the most beautiful actresses out there, and she got herself a beautiful little dog to match. This Cocker spaniel is named Denver, and Theron adopted him from an animal shelter. Clearly, these two know how to work a red carpet.
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#4. John Lennon and his many cats
Before his tragic murder in 1981, Lennon spent his entire lifetime surrounding by cats. In fact, he even had a beloved cat when he was growing up, Elvis, who was, of course, named after the iconic singer.
#5. Rihanna and Oliver
Rihanna’s maltipoo Oliver might be the cutest celebrity pet on this list. He just looks so damn huggable. Rihanna actually calls her pooch DJ Oliver. We’re wondering if he has any credits on her albums.
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#6. Sandra Bullock, Poppy, and Ruby
Bullock is a huge dog lover, and has adopted three dogs with special needs. Poppy is a Chihuahua-Pomeranian mix with three legs, and Ruby only has two legs. Not pictured is Ruby, who is missing an eye. Bullock adoped all of her beloved pups from California animal shelters.
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#7. James Dean and Marcus
James Dean was a huge heartbreaker in his day: So much so that even his generations biggest celebrities were trying to win his affection with presents. One present was Marcus, Dean’s beloved cat who was a gift from Elizabeth Taylor.
#8. Lady Gaga and Koji
Some humans and their dogs seem like they’re made for one another, and that’s definitely true with Lady Gaga and her little dog Koji. Somehow, despite the fact that most of Gaga’s accessories are off the wall, Koji is just the right of prim and proper to balance out Gaga’s look. Here, the pair were seen leaving her apartment in New York City together. We hope they had a great day out on the town.
#9. Ryan Gosling and George
It’s not as if Ryan Gosling had to do anything else to secure his spot as Guy We All Want To Be Our Boyfriend, but in 2000, he went ahead and did it. That’s when Ryan found George, a shaggy dog that was hanging out at a Los Angeles shelter. Gosling adopted him, and he has been spotted taking George with him from coast to coast.
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#10. Chrissy Teigen and Puddy
Chrissy Teigen and her husband,R&B singer John Legend, have three bulldogs. They’re all fat, funny, and a huge part of Teigen’s wildly popular social media accounts. This bulldog’s name is Puddy, which is the best name for a bulldog that we’ve ever heard.
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#11. Katy Perry and Butter
Katy Perry loves her mixed-breed dog, Butter. In fact, the pop singer loves Butter so much, she even had Butter’s face printed onto a pair of pajamas. If that’s not true loyalty, I don’t know what is.
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#12. Ozzy Osbourne and Chewy
Chewy made his way to the national spotlight when the Osbourne family had a self-titled reality show on VH1. The befuddled rock star was often seen calling after Chewy. Of course, Chewy always dutifully came to his master.
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#13. Emmy Rossum, Cinnamon, and Sugar
Emmy Rossum, most known for her role as the wild eldest daughter on the hit TV show “Shameless” has two dogs, Cinnamon and Sugar. She often includes them in her Instagram snaps, such as this one, which Rossum called “Adult study hall.”
#14. Adrian Brody and Lolly
They might seem like an unlikely pair, but apparently, the Oscar-winning actor and his Chihuahua are inseparable. This portrait might be the best celeb-and-their-pet-pic ever taken.
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#15. Anne Hathaway and Esmerelda
Anne Hathaway has got the chops for dramatic acting, and her adorable dog Esmerelda clearly loves basking in the glow of her human’s talent. The actress even brought Esmeralda to the set of her comedy flick “The Intern” in Brooklyn’s Prospect Park in September 2014.
#16. Freddie Mercury and Tiffany
Freddie Mercury had the voice of an angel and an affinity for cats. In fact, he had several during his short life, and one of them was this furry dream named Tiffany. The pair were photographed together in 1986. Mercury’s other cats were Oscar, Goliath, Miko, Romeo, and Lily.
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#17. Justin Bieber and Esther
Justin Bieber has been making a lot of questionable decisions lately, but adopting his little dog Esther was not one of them. Bieber recently shared this photo on his Instagram page, saying “Welcome Esther to the Bieber family.”
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#18. Ryan Reynolds and Baxter
Ryan Reynolds has a new baby, but that doesn’t mean he’s out of time for his beloved dog, Baxter. Reynolds adopted Baxter from a shelter when he was two years old, and the pair have been inseparable since.
#19. Rachael Ray and Isaboo
Though a lot of people mistakenly assume that pit bulls are dangerous, they are Rachael Ray’s breed of choice. “My heart belongs to my red-nosed pit bull, Isaboo,”Ray told her fans. This isn’t her first pit bull, either: Ray owned another pit bull, named Boo, for 13 years.
#20. Serena Williams and Chip
Serena might focus the majority of her attention on tennis, but that doesn’t mean that her Yorkie, Chip, gets ignored. The pair were photographed at a NYC tennis court in August 2014 – Chip was clearly demanding attention.
#21. Audrey Hepburn
Audrey Hepburn and her Yorkshire terrier, Mr. Famous, were inseparable. In fact, Mr. Famous actually had a cameo in one of Audrey’s biggest films, “Funny Face.”
#22. Selma Blair and Wink
Selma is a passionate animal advocate, and she’s also a regular volunteer at the Lange Foundation in L.A. That’s where she adopted wink, and also continues to help care for disabled, abandoned, and injured dogs.
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#23. Simon Cowell and Buster
Though he might be crabby on TV, Simon Cowell has a soft spot for his cute little dog, Buster. In other words, Cowell really loved Buster’s performance and wants to send him to Hollywood.
#24. Megan Fox and Piggy Smalls
It’s not every day you see a celebrity with a pot-bellied pig, but Megan Fox isn’t exactly into staying inside the box. Fox also has five dogs, two cats, and a squirrel.
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#25. Dwayne The Rock Johnson and Bonecrusher
The Rock has several dogs, and most of them are big and beefy, just like the pro wrestler turned star. However, he also has a Chihuahua, which is an interesting contradiction to Johnson’s enormous frame. Of course, the Chihuahua’s name is Bonecrusher.
#26. Kesha and Mr. Peep$
Kesha is in love with her cat, whom she calls Mr. Peep$. In fact, Mr Peep$ has been featured in several photoshoots, and even one of the pop star’s music videos.
#27. Gavin Rossdale, Gwen Stefani, and Chewy
This rock-and-roll power couple are some of the best looking people on the planet, so clearly they need a good-looking dog to compliment them. Enter Chewy, their beloved Pomeranian.The trio, along with their kids, are often seen walking Chewy in paparazzi photos.
#28. Jake Gyllenhaal and Atticus
German Shepherd Atticus is only one third of the Gyllenhaal clan: Jake also owns a Puggle name Boo Radley. The studly actor named his beloved pets after the characters in Harper Lee’s classic, “To Kill a Mockingbird.”
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#29. Susan Sarandon and Penny
Susan Sarandon loves her relationship with her dog, but she doesn’t keep Penny all to herself. In fact, Sarandon has even joked about setting up a Twitter account for Penny. What would she Tweet about? Hollywood, of course.
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