18 Celebrities Whose Pets Have Become Almost As Famous As They Are
Lots of celebrities have friends who have become famous because of their association with stars (looking at you, Kim Kardashian) but it's not just human beings whom become household names because of their attachment to a celebrity. Some stars are so big that even their pets become famous. Click through to read about the celebrities whose pets totally steal their spotlight. We're sure they'd be mad if they weren't just so darn cute.
The heiress has had plenty of pets over the years, but at the height of her fame early ’00s she was attached at the hip to this pup.
Hilton may have partied with celebs like Nicole Richie and Lindsay Lohan, but she never feuded with her chihuahua Tinkerbell.
Game of Thrones fans will certainly recognize this pet.
Sansa Stark’s direwolf may have been executed, but offscreen the actress adopted the Mahlek Northern Inuit Dog who played her. Who knew Game of Thrones could produce such a happy ending?
The “Blank Space” in Swift’s life was filled with cats.
Olivia Benson & Meredith
This model’s pet has her very own Instagram.
Bunny Cecil has over 100 thousand Instagram followers and plenty of selfies with fellow celebrities like Rita Ora.
Lively’s adorable maltipoo is as much of a staple to Lively’s look as her flowing blonde locks are.
The actress was often spotted hanging out with Penny on the set of Gossip Girl.
America’s first family recently has two furry additions.
Sunny & Bo
The Obamas adopted Portuguese water dog Bo in 2008. Sunny — also a Portuguese water dog — joined the family five years later in 2013.
The Les Miserables star is a fan of Instagramming adorable photos of her now-famous pet.
The Australian Shepard sure knows how to strike a pose.
The “Dark Horse” singer treats her cat like a queen.
Could there be a more perfect name for a cat?
The Notebook star’s one true love may be his dog.
Gosling loves his dog so much that in 2011 he took him to his Late Night interview with Jimmy Fallon.
Sure, his pet may be famous, but the Biebs proved that he’s not exactly the most responsible owner.
Mally the Monkey and Bieber went separate ways in 2011 when the “Baby” singer couldn’t present proper paperwork for the monkey at an airport in Germany. Mally now lives in a zoo, which is probably for the best.
The fashion icon’s top lady isn’t a model — she’s a cat.
Choupette is “fashion’s favorite feline” and, according to her owner, has the “attitude of a princess.” Exactly what we expected from the adopted child of Lagerfeld.
Cyrus’ most famous pet isn’t so fluffy.
Cyrus has had a lot of pets over the years, but perhaps the strangest/cutest is her pet pig, formerly known as Bubba Sue and currently known simply as “Pig.”
Chrissy Teigen & John Legend
Teigen and Legend added furry friends to their family.
Penny & Pippa
Hough’s pups are just darling.
Harley & Lexi
The “Die Young” singer is a party animal with her very own party animals.
Mr. Peep$ & Mr. Fluffypant$
Kesha may have dropped the dollar sign, but her pets haven’t. Mr. Peep$ made an appearance in Kesha’s video for “Crazy Kids.”
The reality star pampers her pup.
Vanderpump’s pom Giggy is almost as well dressed as the Sur owner herself.
Michele loves to snuggle up with her cat after a long day on set.
The Vampire Diaries actor adores his adopted dog.