Celebrity Dog

Celebrities With Big Dogs

What do you love more than your favorite celebrities? Their dogs of course! Here are some top celebrities who share their home with some big, beautiful dogs. Better yet, most of these adorable dogs were rescued from shelters by their caring famous owners.

Related: Pet Adoption- How Best Friends Meet!

1. Jake Gyllenhaal and Atticus

This adorable German Shepherd is named after one of literature’s  most iconic characters, Atticus Finch from To Kill A Mockingbird. Gyllenhaal also has another dog, Boo Radley, named after another character from this novel. Can you guess what his favorite book was growing up?

Gyllenhaal's Dog Atticus

2. Selena Gomez and Willie

This 7 year old Labrador Retriever mix was abandoned and about to be euthanized when Gomez came to his rescue. Willie has been a lovable and loyal companion to her ever since.

Selena Gomez's Dog Willie

3. Chelsea Handler and Chunk

Chunk is an adopted Chow-Shepherd mix. Handler always brings him traveling with her, whether jet-setting across the country or making an appearance on Chelsea Lately. Chunk lives a life of luxury! He also has a Twitter account with over 125,000 followers.

Handler's Dog Chunk

4. Tom Brady and Lua

Brady loves his Pit mix. She is even one of his biggest fans and watches all of his games! What’s not to love about this adorable pooch?

Brady's Dog Lua

5. Ryan Reynolds and Baxter

Reynolds and his Golden Retriever mix are inseparable. Reynolds adopted Baxter from an S.P.C.A. in Houston while helping his friend find a dog to adopt. He instantly fell in love with Baxter and couldn’t leave without him.

Ryan Reynolds' Baxter


Nothing beats the bond between pet parents and their dogs. The love that these celebrities and their large dogs share is incredible.

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