Welcome back, bulldog! For the first time in 73 years, the muscle-bound mutt, known for its heavy snoring and drooping jowls, waddled into the Top 10 of the American Kennel Club’s Most Popular Dogs, nuzzling past the miniature schnauzer. In our tribute to the winners, celebs take the popular pups out for a walk.
Paws down, America’s favorite. Anne Hathaway, with Esmeralda, couldn’t agree more.
2. YORKSHIRE TERRIER
Vanessa Williams‘ dog Enzo was dog-napped last spring, but a microchip in his collar helped cops find him.
3. GERMAN SHEPHERD
Jake Gyllenhaal pampers Atticus at spas where treatments start at $200.
4. GOLDEN RETRIEVER
Beautiful Buddy is “the world’s most perfect companion,” says Ugly Betty’s America Ferrera.
Frankie Muniz hits a Los Angeles cafe for breakfast with Bluebird.
Sharon Osbourne shows off one of her family’s hounds.
Josh Duhamel has one named Zoe.
Joss Stone named her dog after music icon Dusty Springfield. “She is the cutest thing in the world,” she told Entertainment Weekly.
9. SHIH TZU
At last count, Miley Cyrus had three dogs in her pack, including her shih tzu Loco.
Brothers & Sisters’ Dave Annable says Buster accounts for “25 percent” of his likability.