People.com Lifestyle Pets Denise Richards & Her Adopted Dog Haven The actress has an abiding love for shelter animals – and their cute faces! By Helin Jung Published on October 14, 2010 03:00 AM Share Tweet Pin Email 01 of 09 FACE TIME Courtesy of Denise Richards This lucky pooch, named Luke, was rescued from being put down, but came with a broken leg. Health issues? No problem. Luke was welcome in Richards’s house. 02 of 09 PLAYING DRESS-UP Courtesy of Denise Richards Richards and her daughters all share the same animal-loving spirit. Tina, the 11-year-old golden retriever, might as well be a superhero in their eyes. 03 of 09 NICK OF TIME Courtesy of Denise Richards This sweet-faced pooch was whisked out of the shelter earlier this week. She was set to be euthanized because of her broken pelvis and leg. 04 of 09 SLEEP APTITUDE Courtesy of Denise Richards Is that a snore on your face? English bulldog Rosie’s napping mug is so cute, Richards has posted this picture on Twitter no fewer than three times! 05 of 09 SAY CHEESE Courtesy of Denise Richards A face like that is simply irresistible. A moment of silence for cuteness, please. 06 of 09 MAKEUP ARTISTS Courtesy of Denise Richards What’s a little sisterly bonding time without a few dogs in the mix? Lola and Sam, Richards’s daughters, get excited about all their animal friends. “They’re very nurturing girls,” Richards says. 07 of 09 TWINKLE TOES Courtesy of Denise Richards Scarlett thinks she could use a few pairs of new shoes … 08 of 09 ENTOURAGE Courtesy of Denise Richards Well-mannered Rosie can’t do it alone! She does it with the help of her trainer, pictured here with Richards. 09 of 09 PICTURE PERFECT Courtesy of Denise Richards One of Richards’s TwitPic themes is pictures of her pooches in deep sleep. Can you blame her? When they’re this gorgeous and peaceful-looking, it’s hard to resist.