Lifestyle Pets Hugh Jackman's French Dali-ance From family playdates to travels with dad, Jackman's French bulldog is living the high life By Kiran Hefa Published on October 6, 2011 10:00 AM Share Tweet Pin Email Trending Videos 01 of 13 PUCKER PUP Lawrence Schwartzwald/Splash News Online After bringing home French bulldog Dali, and wife Deborra-Lee Furness show him off in November 2010, cuddling up to the little guy during a park playdate in New York. 02 of 13 SITTING PRETTY X17 Oscar only has eyes for his chilly puppy while hanging with dad. “My son is an artist, and his favorite artist is Salvador Dalé,” Furness told PEOPLE of how the pooch got his name. “Because of the way his mouth curls, he looks like Salvador Dalé with a mustache.” 03 of 13 PAT DOWN EaglePress Good boy! Jackman rewards his well-mannered pooch with a tender head rub. 04 of 13 SNOW WAY Flynet Life’s a winter wonderland for the bundled-up bulldog, who keeps cozy with a new coat during a January outing with Jackman and daughter Ava in New York. 05 of 13 MAN IN THE MIDDLE Elder Ordonez/INF Awk-ward! Dali gets a sweet squeeze from mom while sandwiched between his smooching parents. 06 of 13 CARRY ON Flynet Have family, will travel! Before jetting off in July, Dali sticks close to little lady Ava as the Jackman clan makes its way through LAX. 07 of 13 GOOD POINT Bauer Griffin The French bulldog soon touches down in the City of Light and goes for a walk through the Jardin d’Acclimatation. 08 of 13 THE IN CROWD Freddy Baez/Startraks Ever the social butterfly, Dali fits right in with his owner’s famous friends, letting Mariska Hargitay’s son August man the reins during an April playdate. 09 of 13 WALK THIS WAY Kristin Callahan/AcePixs Can’t the humans go any faster? As a New York City dog, Dali knows the only way to get somewhere is to move quickly. 10 of 13 A LEG UP Pacific Coast News Just one more step! Dali helps Jackman stay in top form during a June workout. 11 of 13 THREE AMIGOS Brian Flannery/Flynet “He’s got a face only a mother could love,” Furness once told PEOPLE of her itty-bitty bulldog, who accompanies mom and dad on an adults-only stroll. 12 of 13 CROSSING BORDERS Splash News Online So this is what it feels like up north! Dali gets his first taste of Canada in July when Jackman brings him along to Toronto, where the actor starred in a one-man show. 13 of 13 FOUR FOR THE ROAD Jackson Lee/Splash News Online Have no fear, Dali’s here! The little man leads the way following Ava’s school run.