The Strike and the Stars: Famous SAG Actors and Their Pets - PawFurEver

The Strike and the Stars: Famous SAG Actors and Their Pets

The SAG-AFTRA union represents over 160,000 actors, broadcasters, and performers in the entertainment industry. The union has been negotiating with the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers (AMPTP) for a new contract, and if an agreement is not reached, a strike may occur. Despite this, many actors still found comfort in their furry companions during this tumultuous time. In this article, we will be taking a look at some famous actors in SAG and their beloved pets.

Famous SAG Actors and Their Pets

Many famous SAG actors are also proud pet owners. Here are some of the most famous SAG actors and their pets' names:

Female Celebrity Dog Names

  • Jennifer Aniston: Dolly and Clyde
  • Sandra Bullock: Poppy
  • Ellen DeGeneres: Augie
  • Halle Berry: Jackson and Chance
  • Jennifer Love Hewitt: Mona
  • Adele: Louie
  • Kristen Bell: Whiskey

Male Celebrity Dog Names

  • Ryan Reynolds: Baxter and Billie
  • Keanu Reeves: Smudge
  • Matthew McConaughey: Foxy
  • Jake Gyllenhaal: Atticus Finch and Boo Radley
  • Justin Bieber: Sammy
  • David Beckham: Olive
  • Will Smith: Indo and Zhakie

Celebrity Cat Names

  • Katy Perry: Kitty Purry
  • Ian Somerhalder: Moke
  • Keira Knightley: Beans

Naming Your Pet

If you're looking for inspiration for your own pet's name, consider looking to your favorite SAG actors for ideas. You may also want to consider your pet's breed, personality, and appearance when choosing a name. Remember to keep the name simple and easy to remember, and avoid names that are too similar to commands or other words you use frequently.

Taylor Swift's Meredith Grey and Olivia Benson: The Scottish Fold Cats

Taylor Swift is a well-known name in the entertainment industry, and her love for her pets is no secret. Taylor Swift is a proud owner of two Scottish Fold cats named Meredith Grey and Olivia Benson. Both cats are named after famous TV show characters, Meredith Grey from Grey's Anatomy and Olivia Benson from Law & Order: SVU. Meredith was adopted by Swift in 2011 on Halloween, while Olivia joined the family in June 2014. Swift often shares pictures of her cute cats on her social media platforms, which her fans adore.

Miley Cyrus' Piggy: The Pig

Miley Cyrus has always been an animal lover, and she owns several pets, including dogs, cats, and a pig named Piggy. Piggy is an unusual pet and has gained a huge following on social media. Cyrus received Piggy as a gift from PETA in November 2012, and she likes to take Piggy out on spa dates with her. Cyrus loves animals and has rescued many of her pets.

Liam Hemsworth's Dora: The Labradoodle

Liam Hemsworth is another actor who loves animals and has a furry friend named Dora. Hemsworth adopted Dora, a Labradoodle, in November 2015 with his then-fiancé Miley Cyrus. Hemsworth rescued Dora from Wylder's Holistic Pet Centre in Los Angeles, where Cyrus found the dog and sent him tons of pictures of the cutie as Hemsworth was in China at the time. As soon as Hemsworth returned to the States, he adopted Dora, and they have been inseparable ever since.

Ciara's Tyson and Texas: The Miniature Poodles

Ciara is a well-known American singer, and she is also a proud owner of two miniature poodles. Ciara adopted Tyson and Texas in August 2015 and likes to carry them around in her fashionable Louis Vuitton bag. Ciara loves to take her furry friends wherever she goes, and they even shop together. Despite her busy schedule, she still finds time to play with her pets and shower them with love and attention.

Ariana Grande's Toulouse: The Beagle-Chihuahua Mix

Ariana Grande is a popular singer and actress, and she is also a proud owner of a Beagle-Chihuahua mix named Toulouse. Grande adopted Toulouse on September 13, 2013, and the little munchkin is her beloved pet. Toulouse went on tour with Grande during her Honeymoon Tour and attended every concert. She really loves to travel and is Grande's constant companion.

Channing Tatum's Smoke: The Rescue Horse

Channing Tatum is another animal lover, and he rescued a horse named Smoke in August 2015. Tatum introduced his new four-legged friend to the world through an Instagram post where he captioned the post, "Meet 'Smoke' my rescue horse. He loves beer! We're meant to be. (to be clear he just loves the smell)." Smoke is Tatum's second rescue animal, and he got a Pitbull named Lulu back in 2008.

Miranda Kerr's Frankie: The Yorkshire Terrier

Miranda Kerr is a well-known supermodel, and she owns an adorable little Yorkshire Terrier named Frankie. Kerr adopted Frankie in June 2010, around the time she was splitting from Orlando Bloom. The little Yorkie keeps the supermodel company when she's on shoots or alone at home. Frankie also likes to spend a lot of time with the supermodel's son, and the two of them are often seen cuddling.

Gigi Hadid's Cleo: The Kitten

Gigi Hadid is a popular model, and she adopted a tiny and cute little kitten named Cleo in June 2015. Cleo has gained her own following on social media, with over 8,000 followers on her Instagram account. The supermodel posts a lot of photographs of the kitty on her social media channels, and Taylor Swift, one of Hadid's best friends and a cat mom, also showers her love on the kitty.

Ed Sheeran's Graham: The Rescue Kitten

Ed Sheeran is a well-known singer, and he is a proud daddy of a rescue kitten named Graham. The adorable little kitten was about to get put down, so Sheeran decided to adopt him. The singer is obsessed with his kitty and even has a Twitter account for the kitten with over 67,000 followers.

Lady Gaga's Asia: The French Bulldog

Lady Gaga is a popular singer and actress, and she is a proud mama of a French Bulldog named Asia. Asia loves her mommy's attention, and the Bad Romance singer is obsessed with her pooch. Asia is sort of an independent woman but enjoys cuddles with her mum. The super cute Frenchie can be spotted in her mummy's arms (and sometimes handbag) and likes to accompany her on shopping trips or errands.



In conclusion, it's heartwarming to see how celebrities care for their pets and make them an integral part of their lives. These famous actors in SAG have shown us that no matter how busy their lives get, they always find time to spend with their furry companions. Pets are an essential part of our lives, and they provide us with endless love, comfort, and joy.

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