Blog Entries ( Celebrity Dogs )

‘Glee’s’ Lynch and dog go to bat for shelter mutts

May 21st, 2013
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Jane Lynch doesn't mind being upstaged by her latest co-star, Olivia — after all she "has no bad side, she is always ready to pose and she sits perfectly still when you put her in your lap. "I'm much more temperamental," Lynch said. Lynch's dog Olivia is her co-host for "Shelter Me: Let's Go Home," the second installment in the PBS series "Shelter Me." The "Glee" star ...

‘The Artist’ dog Uggie comes out of retirement for a good cause

March 1st, 2013
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He’s back and we’re barkin’ psyched! Uggie – the scene-stealing Jack Russell Terrier from 2012’s Best Picture winner, “The Artist” – has been named the spokesdog for the Humane Society of the United States’ Pets of Valor Award, the agency announced Wednesday. The award pays tribute to the bond between humans and animals “by honoring rescued or adopted dogs and cats who have exhibited an extraordinary ...

Warm memories for past champions of Westminster

February 10th, 2013
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J. R. and Stump were retired housemates and congenial bedfellows in Houston who shared a singular distinction: each won best in show at the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show. But last September, J. R., a merry 14-year-old bichon frisé, died. Six days later, Stump, a low-key Sussex spaniel with stubby legs and a comeback story for the ages, was gone at age 13. Both lived with their bedmate, ...

RIP: Barney Bush, former first dog

February 4th, 2013
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Barney, the Scottish Terrier that accompanied former President George W. Bush through his entire two-term presidency, has died. He was 12 and a half years old. They say if you want a friend in Washington, you should get a dog. President George W. Bush brought one with him from Texas. Barney was a mainstay in the White House and gained a companion during, Miss Beazley, during his ...

First Dog Inspects The 2012 White House Adornments

December 1st, 2012
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