Among the many perks of being an actor is that sometimes you might get to work with adorable animals. The winning combination of human and beast has led to many a great movie – and some touching friendships. Indeed, these 20 actors all found themselves totally falling in love with the creatures they worked alongside. And in some cases they even adopted their co-star and gave them a forever home!
20. Ed O’Neill
Poor Brigitte the dog started life as a rescue pup. Her adoptive family abandoned her and she was left all alone. Luckily, animal acting agency Good Dog Animals came along – and then so too did TV show Modern Family. Brigitte was given the role of Stella in the series and she also gained a new best friend.