13 Celebs And Their Adorable Adopted Pups

Anyone can own a dog, but it takes a special type of person to adopt one. Take a look at some adorable pups and their celebrity parents. And to make a difference and adopt a pup of your own, check out PEDIGREE® Woofer.

1. Chez (Adopted by Selena Gomez)

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2. Thurmen Murmen (Adopted by Rachel Bilson)

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Rachel Bilson’s got tons of love for all of her pups. And over the years, she’s taken in quite a few of them from rescue centers, but her most loyal companion remains the darling Thurman Merman.

3. Denver (Adopted by Charlize Theron)

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Meet the love of Charlize Theron’s life, her adopted buddy, Denver!

4. Kola (Adopted by Kellan Lutz)

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Kella Lutz adopted Kola a few years ago and has since worked closely with PETA to raise awareness for pet adoption.

5. Wink (Adopted by Selma Blair)

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Selma Blair is one actress who chose to adopt her best friend. Selma also has a passion for animal advocacy. She’s also a regular volunteer at the Lange Foundation in L.A. where she helps care for injured and disabled pups.

6. Ziggy And Charlie (Adopted by Mischa Barton)

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Mischa Barton loves doggies so much that she’s adopted two! — Ziggy and Charlie — who go everywhere she does!

7. Sidi (Adopted by Orlando Bloom)

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While filming “The Kingdom of Heaven,” Orlando Bloom also found his best friend. He adopted a black Saluki mix while he was in Africa and the dog has stayed by his side since.

8. Poppy & Ruby (Adopted by Sandra Bullock)

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Sandra Bullock is another celebrity who has elected to adopt her dogs from rescue groups and shelters. So far, her clan includes Poppy, a tripod, and Ruby, a two-legged Chihuahua (both shown above).

9. Pixie (Adopted by Wynonna Judd)

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Wynonna Judd, a huge supporter of animal adoption, shares her Nashville ranch with her numerous best friends, including Pixie, a Rat Terrier who suffers from arthritis. Judd adopted Pixie from Animal Haven in New York City in May 2003 while she was helping promote National Arthritis Month.

10. Einstein (Adopted by George Clooney)

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Clooney may not be ready to settle down with a lady, but that doesn’t mean he’s not ready to commit to a furry friend. Clooney’s recently adopted hound Einstein has totally won over his heart.

11. Charlie (Adopted by Sharon and Ozzy Osbourne)

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Sharon Osbourne met her rescue pup Charlie at a charity auction to benefit Holly’s HollyRod Foundation. Not only did Charlie find a great home, but he also raised over $10k for Autism. Double win!

12. Francis (Adopted By Jane Lynch)

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Meet Francis, Lynch’s newest addition to her growing clan of rescue pets.

13. George (Adopted by Ryan Gosling)

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What’s sexier than adopting a dog? Ryan gosling adopting a dog. This heart-throb adopted his shaggy dog George when he saw him at the Los Angeles Pound in 2000.

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