People.com Lifestyle Pets Anne Hathaway & Adam Shulman's Love Affair with Esmeralda The newlyweds and their chocolate Labrador make one happy family By Alison Schwartz Published on October 1, 2012 07:00 PM Share Tweet Pin Email 01 of 07 MUST LOVE DOGS Freddie Baez/Startraks Sure, they walked down the aisle Saturday in a low-key wedding ceremony, but and Adam Shulman seem just as in love walking chocolate Labrador Esmeralda on a December 2011 stroll through the streets of N.Y.C. 02 of 07 A NEW LEAF Daniel/INF This wasn’t just any walk in the park: Hathaway celebrates the news of her November engagement in Shulman’s arms – and, of course, by Esmeralda’s side – on a picture-perfect autumn day in Brooklyn’s Fort Greene Park. 03 of 07 TOP DOG Pacific Coast News No leash, no problem. A month before they marry, the couple follow Esmeralda, who was actually a gift from Hathaway’s notorious ex, Raffaello Follieri. 04 of 07 ESMERALDA MAKES THREE Flynet Despite initial speculation over who would obtain custody of the pooch following Follieri and Hathaway’s 2008 drama, the Lab fits into her budding relationship just fine on an April 2010 outing in L.A. 05 of 07 GIRL'S BEST FRIEND Edward Opinaldo/Pacific Coast News About a year into her relationship with Shulman, Hathaway lets Esmeralda take the lead on an April 2009 walk through N.Y.C. “I’m totally wrapped around her finger,” Hathaway previously told Newsweek in 2008. 06 of 07 HOT DOG J Garcia/Startraks It’s another summer outing for this doggone cute family, who brave the N.Y.C. heat together. 07 of 07 DOG DAYS OF WINTER Doug Meszler/Splash News Online Talk about heartwarming! The trio keep close company on a brisk January walk through scenic Brooklyn, N.Y.