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Celebrities And Their Exotic Pets

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Celebrities have pets just like us. But sometimes, the pets of celebrities get a lot of publicity just like their masters. This is because we all want to know about every aspect of a star's life. We even want to know what pets they have, what have they named their pet, and also what the pet breed is. Most celebrities have pet dogs. But some celebs have a fetish for some really exotic pets.

When we are talking about exotic pets of celebrities, then we certainly cannot miss the late Michael Jackson. MJ had a chimpanzee as his pet. He used to even take the Chimp to all his stage shows. Most Indian celebrities have pet dogs. The exotics pets like tigers and monkeys usually belong to Hollywood stars.

Of the sworn dog lovers in Bollywood, there is Shahrukh Khan, Amitabh Bachchan and Gul Panag. In Hollywood, Oprah Winfrey is one of the most popular dog lovers.

Here are some of the celebrities who have pets that are pretty exotic.


Goerge Clooney's Pig

Goerge Clooney is married but only to his pig. He has been living with a pig since the last 18 years. That is longer than he stayed with any of his girlfriends.


Shahrukh Khan's 4 Dogs

Shahrukh Khan has 4 dogs. But the most exotic of the lot is a Japanese Chin named after some character from The Incredibles.


Oprah Winfrey's 5 Dogs

Oprah Winfrey is the proud owner of 5 dogs. 2 of them are cocker spaniels and the other 3 are golden retrievers.


Adam Sandler's Bull Dog

Adam Sandler has a very stubby English bull dog who is named Meatball appropriately. He dresses Meatball in tuxedos!


Reese Witherspoon's Donkeys

Can you believe it, Reese Witherspoon has 2 pet donkeys. These two miniature donkeys named Hony and Tonky are very docile according to Reese.


Amitabh Bachchan's Dane

Amitabh Bachchan has a huge Dane that is named Shanouk. Big B has also posed for a photoshoot with his great Dane for a pet magazine cover.


Justin Bieber's Monkey

Justin Bieber was in a lot of controversy for having a pet monkey and carrying him abroad with proper custom's papers. Mally was detained at the Germany airport because he did not have a visa!


Paris Hilton's Chihuahua

Paris Hilton is a famous lover of lapdogs. Paris has a Chihuahua named Tinkerbell who travels with her in her purse.


Mike Tyson's Tiger

The whole Hangout joke about Mike Tyson's tiger is not false. Mike Tyson actually owns many tigers. We are wondering why the wildlife department is not after him. Since when did it become legal to have wild animals as pets?


Britney Spears' Chihuahuas

Britney Spears has 3 Chihuahuas before she went to a rehab for drug addiction. Now she is without dogs. Her friends apparently adopted are dear laptops while she was recovering rehab.


Leonardo DiCaprio's Tortoise

Leonardo DiCaprio like pets who can outlive him. That is why he brought a Sulcata tortoise in North America.


Kristen Stewart's Wolf

Kristen Stewart's love for werewolves and vampires don't wane even in real life. She is dating a the vampire Robert Pattinson even in real life and she owns a wolf mix dog. Jack is not literally a wolf but a dog with wolf like characteristics.

Read more about: celebrities, pets, urban life
Story first published: Tuesday, May 14, 2013, 2:34 [IST]
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