One year after their famous Venice wedding, George and Amal Clooney have finally decided to add a new member to their family—a 4-year-old bassett hound. After a search on Petfinder.com and an adorable playdate where they introduced her to their cocker spaniel Louie, the couple adopted the pooch and named her Millie. In case you’re feeling the pet fever too, we’ve listed the best places to find your new best friend.
The Clooneys at The San Gabriel Humane Society. Photo: @sgvpetcare
NKLA Adoption Center (No-Kill Los Angeles)—This motivated no-kill shelter includes spay and neuter services to animals who reside the center . Upon adoption, one-month pet insurance is included in their exclusive adoption kit.
Best Friends—Pop into any of their local adoption centers in Los Angeles, New York and Utah to adopt rescued dogs and cats at a low cost. All adoptable pets are up to date on vaccinations, are microchipped, and spayed or neutered.
The Shelter Pet Project—The average range for adopting a dog or cat at one of their brick-and-mortar locations anywhere from free to $250+. And in case you were wondering, the adoption process usually takes up to an hour.
North Shore Animal League America—This New-York based animal shelter provides new homes for abused and neglected animals. All adopters are thoroughly screened in the process.