Gina Rodriguez with dogs
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In honor of National Dog Day, we thought we'd celebrate the love that some of our favorite Latino celebrities have for their dogs. After all, what's there not to love about cute dogs and cute celebrities loving on each other? NOTHING! And it's a welcome break from all the non-love going on in the world.

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Whether you are a dog person or a cat person, you will enjoy looking through these pictures of famous Latino dog lovers. It's clear from these pictures that the bond between these humans and dogs is strong. The love goes both ways big time.

If you've ever had a pet, you know that a pet is a member of your family. They add so much joy to a home, and you care about them deeply. The celebrities and dogs in these pictures belong to each other the way family members belong to each other. Take a moment to see the love that they share for each other, because it's a beautiful thing, and the world needs more beauty.

Enrique Iglesias loves his dog family. 1

On May 11, 2019, Enrique Iglesias posted this picture of himself with his dogs Jack and Max, using the hashtags #homesweethome and #familia. Doesn't Enrique look like he is in doggy heaven with these two?


Meet Bella Thorne's dog Tampon. 2

Yes, Bella Thorne's dog is named Tampon. When she posted this picture on Instagram and got grief for her dog's name, 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?"


Bella Thorne doesn't have just Tampon. 3

Bella Thorne doesn't have just Tampon.

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This picture was taken in March 2013. See that cute dog with Bella? That's her dog Kingston, who joined her family in 2012.

Bella's dog Voodoo has a Twitter account. 4

This is Bella's Siberian husky, Voodoo. Voodoo has a Twitter account because--well, we have no idea why.


Selena Gomez carries her fur baby. 5

Selena Gomez carries her fur baby.

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This is Selena Gomez back in 2011 carrying her dog before boarding a tour bus. Guess she just wanted to get as much snuggle time as she could. Can you blame her?


Mariah Carey celebrates National Dog Day. 6

Mariah Carey posted this picture of her and one of her two dogs on National Dog Day 2018. That dog is so cute it almost looks like a stuffie.


Eva Longoria and her beautiful dog. 7

Eva Longoria and her beautiful dog.

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Here's Eva Longoria leaving Ken Paves Salon in Beverly Hills back in 2008 with her adorable dog. It's hard to tell which one of them got their hair done because they both look so doggone great.

Here's the reason Daddy Yankee named his dog Kaleb. 8

Daddy Yankee posted this photo and explained in the caption that his dog's name Kaleb comes from the Hebrew "Caleb," which literally means "dog," and that it signifies being loyal to God as a dog is loyal to his master.


Gina Rodriguez has two dogs. 9

Gina has two beautiful dogs whom she adores. The newest addition to her family is a Havanese that she got in 2018 to keep her older dog Casper company after her beloved dog Ted died a couple of years earlier.

Lili Estefan is so happy to have Sushi back. 10

Lili Estefan's dog Sushi was missing. Thankfully, on August 15, 2019, Lili shared that Sushi was found thanks to the help of her neighbors and her cousin Becky.


Lili has another dog named Jalapeño. 11

In September 2018, Jalapeño also went missing. This is one of the joyous pictures that Lili posted after Jalapeño was found and returned to her.

How many dogs does Gloria Estefan have? 12

Honestly, it's hard to tell how many dogs she has, because she has a bunch and posts pictures of them and with them all the time. Here are two of her four-legged loves.


Salma Hayek and Ocho like to cuddle. 13

Salma and Ocho are cuddle buddies. "Ocho’s favorite spot! El lugar favorito de Ocho!" reads the caption on this photo.