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These Photos Of Celebs With Their Beautiful Fur Babies Will Melt Your Heart Because, Duh

Pets bring so much joy into a home. A lot of times parents are quick to tell you that they are not feeding or walking the newest family member. They always give in and handle the day-to-day operations of loving the animal. In the last decade alone, Latinos have accounted for more than half of the growth in animal companionship. It’s because we have bleeding hearts, though none as big as Demi Lovato’s. ????

Find out which fluffer your favorite celebrity goes to bat for.

Camila Cabello and Ringo

CREDIT: @camila_cabello / Instagram

Just last year, Camila posted a tribute to the dog she grew up with, Ringo, who had just passed. She posted, “I’m going to miss u so much Ringo, thank u for letting me be a part of your life… rest in peace angel.”

2. Mariah Carey and Jackson P. Muttley

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Mariah Carey está aqui por los perros, specifically her Jack Russel, Jackson P. Muttley, who she goes literally nowhere without. Honestly, could you live with yourself if you had to leave that love nugget behind?

Bella Thorne and Tampon

CREDIT: @bellathorne / Instagram

That’s right. Beall Thorne decided to name her Tampon and it isn’t the weirdest name given to a pet, tbh. Someone chastised her for the name on Instagram and she responded, “Naming her tampon? When did tampon become a bad thing? When did someone buy a tampon and it didn’t come in handy?” Hard to argue that point.

Demi Lovato and Hairy-ette

CREDIT: @demilovato / Instagram

Demi Lovato brought home a hairless Sphynx kitten awhile back, thinking that she wouldn’t be allergic to him because he has no hair. Wrong. Fans saw her face blow up before their very eyes and she had to return him. Everyone was devastated by the result.

But that hasn’t stopped her from loving on hypoallergenic dogs.

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Lovato is very obsessed with her dogs, who are named Batman and Ella. They not only have their own children’s book about their story, but Batman even has his own Instagram account, @demisbatman.

J.Lo and her adorable Boxers…and one Lab.

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She’s confessed that it’s her favorite breed, but more than anything, she loves watching her kids grow up with such lovebugs.

George Lopez and Owen

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Lopez says that the dog just kind of found him, but that the two were meant for each other. He adopted lil Owen when he was just one year old, and they’ve been literally sharing pudding on the couch ever since.

Gina Rodriguez and Casper

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Rodriguez rescued Casper and the two have been spotted canoodling and snuggling in bed with her boyfriend ever since. We all need a Casper. Just look at how happy that little pup has made Rodriguez. We all deserve that kind of love. #AdoptDontShop

Michelle Rodriguez and her beautiful kitty.

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MRod is a rare celebrity cat lady, and while she looks sad about it in this photo, we know that she’s actually very happy with her sweet cat.

Gisele Bündchen and her pack of dogs.

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Gisele has used her fame and wealth to give homes to countless dogs. They all live in her house. Rumor has it that her husband Tom Brady brought home a beagle named Scooby Doo without even giving her a heads up, so she returned the favor.

Allesandra Ambrosio and Ruffles

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His name is Ruffles and he clearly needs to be carried at all times. Look at him hugging her arm. How adorable is that little face.

Eva Longoria and Jinxy

CREDIT: @evalongoria / Instagram

We could write a whole biography on Longoria’s obsesión with Jinxy, who has graced the covers of magazines with her. She dresses him in Halloween outfits, and of course he wears a bowtie on special occasions.

Read: These Celebs Want You To Know That They Are Proud Vegetarians And Vegans

Thalía and her assortment of animals.

CREDIT: “Thalia” Digital Image. Latin Times. 31 July 2018.

Latin pop star Thalía has a special place in her bright and shiny heart for Pomeranians. She let her daughter name one of them “Amorcita Love,” which just feels right.

Danny Trejo

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Danny Trejo is another major activist for shelter animals. He’s posed for PSA’s that promote adoption over buying animals, and we love his soft spot for animals under a seemingly machismo exterior.

Mark Consuelos

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Hottie Mark Consuelos is a fan of the small, very fluffy types. Him and wife Kelly Ripa are often spotted walking their pupparoo around Los Angeles.

Shakira and her two fluffy bunnies.

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She brought home two bunnies a few years back and they’ve grown into much bigger guys, and very close siblings. You kind of can’t get just one bun, because two buns are better than one.

Read: 17 Latin Dog Breeds You Should Beg Your Mom To Let You Have

Mario Lopez and his Frenchies

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Somehow, French Bulldogs just make sense for Mario Lopez. Like, you wouldn’t have guessed they’d be his breed of choice, but it just makes sense. Perhaps it’s because they too are small, muscular and adorable.

Naya Rivera and her royal pups

CREDIT: @nayarivera / Instagram

Naya Rivera clearly prefers the King Charles Spaniels, and I totally get it. Look at those Lady & The Tramp style ears. I’ll brush your ears every day, Rivera perros.

Zoe Saldana and Mugsy

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Saldana is another fan of rescuing and introduced the world to Mugsy when she first adopted him back in 2012. His look hasn’t changed much. White Bat in Headlights, don’t you think?


READ: This Mexican Dog Has His Own Instagram Account And It’s The Cutest Thing Ever

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Latinas Talk About Love At First Sight

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Latinas Talk About Love At First Sight

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In an infamous scene in the 1992 book Like Water for Chocolate, the novel’s main characters Tita and Pedro swear their undying love for each other within minutes of first meeting. Just like that, they experienced love at first sight. Stories all throughout history have detailed the romantic personal experience of an instant and ultimately long-lasting romantic attraction for a stranger upon first sight. But how practical— or even true is that really?

We turned to our FIERCE readers to see just how prevalent this phenomenon is.

In a post to our Instagram page we asked Latinas for their love at first love stories.

And scavenged around Reddit for good measure. Check out what we discovered below!

“Yes. I had briefly met him before but it was the first time I ever really noticed him. We had a whirlwind romance and then he left to take a job in Europe. We kept in touch for a few years but never saw each other again. He is the gold standard I judge men by.” –
adorableadelita

“YES with my dog the second I saw him I knew he was the one!! I’ve had him for 17years now and we are happily ever after.”- virgok1

“Yes but I’m just not brave enough to tell them they’re beautiful tho, most incredible smile I’ve ever seen the most captivating set of eyes I’ve ever looked into. But well love from afar right?” –ta_ta1009

“Yes. And it was delicious, I’ll never forget those Tacos dorados. My one and only.”- funkycold___medina

“Yes! I never knew love could fill your heart like that so instantly and so completely! It was the first time I ever saw my niece! Best feeling in the world!”- yesi_lo

“Not in love but in strong lust.” – magnetic67

“Yes! And we just got married during the pandemic (very interesting way how we got married).”-21djenne

“Just when I first laid eyes 👀 on the paletero in my neighborhood. Jokes aside I love that man, he’s so sweet.”- dreathunder

“Yup met mine when I was 17 yrs old and knew I would marry them. Here we are 18 years later and still together.” –elizabeth_pearl

HelloSchrodi1 point·4 years ago

“We were both 18 going on 19. He was a second year science student, I was a fresh faced firstie at a brand new University. I was also 95% sure I was lesbian. I saw this goofy ginger at the outdoor movie theatre, he had Styrofoam strapped to his head and declared himself Julius Ceasar, and gave me the biggest and most genuine smile. When he asked my name, it was a genuine want not just a question you ask to fill time. My heart squeezed a bit, and we kept eye contact for a bit too long before we both turned back to the screen. The next day we ended up sitting across from eachother in the cafeteria, and as soon as I saw him sitting there with a grin on his gorgeous face I knew I could love him. We were attached at the hip for at least 8 hours every day for a month, it was like a need to be around eachother, a magnetic pull and attraction. We started dating after a few weeks. We both fell in love quickly. I never believed in love at first sight, but we fit together perfectly in every way and every day, even now as we’re 20 with a lot of growth and ‘relationship strainers’ under our belts there hasn’t been a day that’s gone by where I don’t think of him and fall further in love. We’ve fought a bit, met eachothers families, he’s held my hand in the hospital and I’ve held his. We’ve had the kids talk, marriage talk, finances talk, and we’re moving in together this summer. It’s also pretty great that we have the same taste in women. I have never been happier, and he tells me the same.”-HelloSchrodi

“We met at work, when we both locked eyes we were drawn to each other. After a week of flirting with each other and staring into her beautiful blue eyes, she actually asked ME out. We dated for 8 years and got engaged; being madly in love is perfection. She walked down the aisle about 13 months after she accepted my proposal. She gave birth to her first child 10 months later, and had her second 2 years after that. She’s very happy in her life. Kind of wished she married me instead of the dickhead she met a month after leaving me.” –UrMomLikesMine

“It was a whirlwind. Can’t really explain it. Distance and heavy workloads on both our parts (we couldn’t see each other at all one year) made us end it. Still best friends, still in a sort of a platonic bond. We’ve both seen other people since then (I’ve just had a bad experience), but I don’t think I’ve ever felt that kind of… ease around someone until months have passed. When she moves here in a few years, who knows? She never will, but if she asked me to wait. I’d say yes in a heasrtbeat.” –ionised

“Yes… now married 10 years.” – juju_bees_mommy

“Well for me it wasn’t at first sight. But for him it was. Within the first week he knew I would be the one he was going to marry and spend his life with. My feelings grew quickly also and we knew we had met our soul mate very quickly. We are doing great. He’s saving up for an engagement ring, both support eachother in our respective fields (me in tattoo artistry and him in filmmaking). Once our financial situation is in order we plan to move to Seattle. I have never been so in love and I don’t regret it for a second.”- BigHeroDicks

elizabeth_pearlYup met mine when I was 17 yrs old and knew I would marry them. Here we are 18 years later and still together ❤️❤️❤️ @fiercebymitu

elizabeth_pearlYup met mine when I was 17 yrs old and knew I would marry them. Here we are 18 years later and still together ❤️❤️❤️ @fiercebymitu

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Demi Lovato Gasses Up Her Teen Self In Her Latest Music Video ‘OK Not to Be OK’

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Demi Lovato Gasses Up Her Teen Self In Her Latest Music Video ‘OK Not to Be OK’

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Demi Lovato is hardly a stranger to opening up about the things that have plagued her. The “Sorry Not Sorry” singer has long used her voice and platform to shed light on the issues that so many young girls struggle with. Namely body image. Like many young girls across the country (who are reportedly more likely to suffer from the pressures of our society’s pressure to obtain the “ideal body”) Demi Lovato has been open about her years struggling with eating disorders. Moreover, in recent years Lovato has positioned herself as an advocate for young girls suffering from similar issues.

In a recent music video, Lovato is opening up about her pain by doing so with a girl she can relate to on a completely different level: her younger self.

Lovato’s newest song comes with a heartwrenching and brilliant collab with Marshmello.

In her latest video, Lovato finds herself transported to her childhood bedroom, waking up in her old bed. When she looks in the mirror, she finds herself staring straight into the face of her younger self (a la Camp Rock). Marshmello also wakes up in his own childhood room, and the two artists end up settling with their past demons throughout the rest of the video. 

The lyrics of the song detail the process of coming to terms with dark emotions and mental health struggles. “Don’t get lost in the moment, or give up when you’re closest,” Lovato sings in the new music video. “All you need is somebody to say, it’s OK not to be OK.”

Throughout the video, the teenage and adult versions of Lovato and Marshmellow rage in their bedrooms in the video before ultimately finding a balance. The video concludes with both versions of Demi holding hands and meeting up with the teenage and adult versions of Marshmello while dancing down a street.

“I think it’s just such an important subject,” Marshmello said about the song’s release on World Suicide Prevention Day. “I think a lot of people, about negative feelings and negative thoughts that are affecting them are kind of scared to bring it up, scared to talk about it. When in reality, they’re scared because maybe the person won’t relate or the person won’t understand, when in reality most of time the person that you could bring it up to, will most likely has felt like this or will understand or can relate as well. So I think it’s very important to talk about it.”

Check out the music video below!

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