Jennifer Aniston adopts shelter dog
Actress reportedly rescued a German shepherd mix at the Utah-based Best Friends Animal Society.
Tue, Jan 24 2012 at 4:21 PM
Less than a year after the passing of her beloved Welsh corgi-terrier mix named Norman, Jennifer Aniston has reportedly found love again by rescuing a dog from an animal shelter in Utah.
According to sources, the 42-year-old visited the Best Friends Animal Society
last month and walked away with a German shepherd mix. As indicated by her holiday cards, she also made a donation to the organization.
The new mutt will no doubt make fast friends with Aniston's other pup, a white German shepherd named Dolly.
If the adoption news holds true, Aniston will become the latest in a recent string of celebrity shelter dog adoptions by the likes of Miley Cryrus
and George Clooney.
"I was looking for a dog because I hadn't had one for a while — and I wanted one that was house-trained. I'm just terrible at house-training dogs," Clooney wrote in an article for Esquire
. "So I go online and see Einstein. They had a whole film about him. It was actually really sweet. You see him all beat up and s*it in the shelter, and they show how they cleaned him up. God, I love this dog. So I called and said, 'I like Einstein!'"
You can check out the rest of Clooney's amusing adoption story — as well as his clever tactic for getting the dog to immediately love him — by jumping here
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