#FlashbackFriday – There have been many famous pets that have captured our hearts in TV, movies, and even as internet sensations. While your own furry friend will always hold the #1 spot – which famous pet is your favorite?
Famous Furry Friends:
Lassie – Although Lassie is a fictional character, this famous pet was played by a Rough Collie named Pal in 1943. Since then, 10 generations of Pal’s direct descendants have portrayed Lassie in film and on TV. This is quite the celebrity dog family!
Toto – Another fictional character, but Toto was played by a female brindle terrier named Terry. She was paid more than other human actors at $125 per week!
Pluto – Disney fans are no stranger to Mickey Mouse’s pet Pluto. He’s one of the most upbeat members of the Disney team.
Air Bud – Remember the movie Air Bud? This Disney/Warner Bros film revolves around Buddy the dog who knows how to play basketball.
Garfield – We’re all familiar with this cartoon cat. Garfield is the most popular cartoon cat world-wide!
Grumpy Cat – This internet celebrity is known for her grumpy facial expression. The permanently grumpy-looking face is actually due to an underbite and feline dwarfism.