Are you fond of animals? Well, so are your favourite celebrities! Here’s a list of Bollywood superstars and the pets that they own.
1. Priyanka Chopra
Priyanka Chopra is having a ball at this point in her career. The actress has not only made her mark in music with a couple of hit songs, but she has also become the first Bollywood actress to grab a role in an American TV series, Quantico. However, that does not mean that Priyanka doesn’t have time for love. The actress has a pet pooch named Brando, which she named after Hollywood legend Marlon Brando.
2. Shah Rukh Khan
Bollywood’s arguably most popular actor Shah Rukh Khan is a known dog lover. The Dilwale star used to have three dogs named Dash, Kai and Hulk. However, Dash passed away a couple of months ago and left Shah Rukh quite glum.
3. Salman Khan
Dabangg actor Salman Khan is also a known animal lover and at one point in time, used to own no more than 4 dogs! Salman’s pet dog Veer had passed away and left the actor sad. He has another dog named Sandy and also used to have two Bull Mastiffs — Myson and Myjaan. Both of them also died.
4. Mawra Hocane
Pakistani actress Mawra Hocane has been known for her love of cats. Mawra, who has now ventured into the Indian film industry, took to Instagram and posted a picture of her pet cat, quite some time ago.
5. Mehwish Hayat
She might have done the ‘Billi’ act in Na Maloom Afraad, however Mehwish Hayat is a known fan of dogs. Here is she, hugging her pet dog with much love.
6. Neelam Muneer Khan
Neelam Muneer is one of the most sought-after actresses in Pakistan’s drama industry and has made her mark with several hit performances. Apparently, she’s also a big fan of dogs and has one for a pet herself. Here’s what Neelam had posted on her Facebook account:-
Sonakshi Sinha is the proud owner of a dog named Kuro, whom she loves a lot. The Lootera actress described Kuro as ‘kaala hai par dilwala hai‘ and also revealed that he loved to nibble at her father’s old shoes!
8. Anushka Sharma
Anushka Sharma is also a dog-lover and has named her own as ‘Dude’. After the actress returned from Sri Lanka after shooting for Bombay Velvet Anushka posted this on her Twitter account:-
“Back home !! I am reunited with the love of my life the apple of my eyes :)”
9. Alia Bhatt
Alia Bhatt is the owner of two felines, one named Pearl who died at the age of 7 whereas the other’s name is Pikka. Pikka’s name has been inspired from the Pokemon character Pikachu.
10. Amitabh Bachchan
Big B also has a liking towards big dogs. His Great Dane has been named by him as Shanouk.