Grammy Stars and the Pets They Love!

Adele's adorable doxie! Katy Perry's muse, Kitty Purry! See all the furballs who help these artists make their music

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ADELE

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Who was there to comfort the singer after surgery for a hemorrhaged vocal cord? Her dachshund Louie, named for the legendary Louis Armstrong.

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LADY ANTEBELLUM

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Smile pretty! Newlywed Hillary Scott cuddles up to her pal Hobbs, who she welcomed in late 2011.

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TAYLOR SWIFT

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If the cat-loving ever were to get a kitty, it was going to be the cutest one ever. Swift did not disappoint when she brought home “new roommate” Meredith last fall.

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CEE LO GREEN

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Looks like The Voice judge is a fool for fluffy felines.

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BON IVER

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Frontman Justin Vernon has two cats, Flo and Melmon, who roam the Wisconsin recording studio where the band makes music. “I’m really into my pets,” Vernon told PEOPLE. “They are a good thing to have around for your brain.”

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KELLY CLARKSON

KELLY CLARKSON
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The tour hit the road in January and her beloved miniature Labradoodle, Joplin, and Maltese, Security, came along for the ride. “I love my dogs more than most human beings,” she told PEOPLE. “They’re my cuddly little friends on the road.”

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BLAKE SHELTON

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The country and his wife, , are frequently expanding their menagerie of pets, which includes dogs Ophelia, Delta, Jessi, Waylon, Virginia Bluebell, Black Betty and Cher.

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KATY PERRY

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isn’t shy about her adoration of cats, but there’s only one apple of her eye, and that’s Kitty Purry.

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BRUNO MARS

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The “Grenade” singer took time out in the music studio to cuddle up to a friend’s puppy named Rambo late last year.

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JASON ALDEAN

JASON ALDEAN
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The country singer’s bulldog Athens is a distant relative of the University of Georgia’s furry team mascot. “I wanted the same bloodline as the actual mascot,” Aldean told PEOPLE. “So I went on an extensive search on Google and happened to find a breeder who had one of the sons of Uga V.”

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TONY BENNETT

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The music legend and his dog Happy whipped their hair back and forth when they hung out with fellow dog lover Willow Smith last year.

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THE BAND PERRY

THE BAND PERRY
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There are only three kids in the Perry family, but Kimberly, Reid and Neil say they have four more siblings. “Our pups are our family,” Kimberly told PEOPLE. “We really do view Addie, Moses, Scout and Dakota as extended brothers and sisters.”

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TRACE ADKINS

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It was the bond that couldn’t break. When a fire ripped through the star’s family home in Brentwood, Tenn., in 2011, daughter Brianna saved Daisy and Bella, Adkins’s two Australian shepherds.

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PINK

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Now that’s a strong signal! “Someone wants to go to Australia with me,” the says of pup Bubba.

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CARRIE UNDERWOOD

CARRIE UNDERWOOD
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So beloved is the dog Ace that he attended her 2010 wedding to hockey player Mike Fisher – in a pink tuxedo! “He’s like my kid,” she told PEOPLE.

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TIERNEY SUTTON

TIERNEY SUTTON
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The self-proclaimed “crazy cat lady of jazz,” Sutton has three of her own, two black angoras – a brother-sister combo named Buster and Queenie – and Cheddar, a light orange tabby.

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