Pet owners will know that a dog’s unconditional love and acceptance, fierce loyalty and protection, quirky personality and entertaining antics are priceless!

In the words of this unknown author, “No one on earth will love you more, be more patient with your moods or keep your secrets better than your dog!”

For celebrities, fame and fortune are fleeting, but their trusty four-legged friends’ company is more precious than all the things money can buy

And when it comes down to it, their pet pooches are their number one supporters!

Gallery: Take a look these celebs and their canines…

Above: Shashi Naidoo

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