Lifestyle Pets Kellie's Country Cutie Pickler and her pooch rehearse with some pals in Nashville. Plus: Bethenny Frankel's puppy love and more By Kate Hogan Kate Hogan Instagram Twitter Kate Hogan is Director of Digital Specials and Features at PEOPLE. In her 14 years at the brand, she has covered everything from pets and babies to style and Sexiest Man Alive, interviewing celebrities including Céline Dion, Carrie Underwood, Jennifer Hudson and Chris Evans. Currently, she oversees the creation of photo galleries that complement breaking news and major PEOPLE moments like The Beautiful Issue and 100 Reasons to Love America. She has offered expert celebrity commentary on Good Morning America and Access Hollywood. Before joining PEOPLE in 2008, Kate was an editorial assistant at Morris Visitor Publications. She graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with a Bachelor's degree in journalism and mass communication and resides outside of Chicago with her husband and three kids. People Editorial Guidelines Published on June 16, 2009 11:01 PM Share Tweet Pin Email Trending Videos 01 of 08 DOWN-HOME DOG Rick Diamond/Getty We bet that pup has some pipes! Kellie Pickler and Chihuahua Moo Moo strike a pose with singer Jack Ingram and Sugarland’s Kristian Bush on Monday during rehearsals for the CMT Music Awards in Nashville. Pickler recently added a new pet to her growing brood: a Lab puppy named Nala! 02 of 08 REALITY BITES Rick Odell/Getty The Real Housewives of New York star Bethenny Frankel and a friend cozy up to pup Marco at a North Shore Animal League benefit event in Southampton, N.Y., on Saturday. Frankel and a host of other celebs were on hand at Savanna’s restaurant to check out the launch of BODHI’s animal-friendly handbags and raise awareness for rescue pets. 03 of 08 SIT AND STAY INF Good boy! Kate Gosselin gives one of her family’s pups a warning while working in her backyard in Wernersville, Pa., on Friday. The Jon & Kate Plus 8 star’s husband Jon recently sparked controversy when statements he made about the dogs were mistaken as condoning animal cruelty. 04 of 08 TWO FOR THE ROAD Stefan/Rachpoot/INF Hope they buckle up! Paris Hilton cradles one of her pups while leaving a Los Angeles studio on Friday. The reality star was reportedly filming the upcoming season of her reality show Paris Hilton’s My New BFF. 05 of 08 DOUBLE-O DOGGIE Fame A smiling Pierce Brosnan lets his pooch lead the way through Malibu on Saturday. 06 of 08 GIVE THEM A BREAK Ramey Jessica Biel takes a moment to rest while out Saturday with pit bull Tina in Malibu. We’re guessing Tina was daydreaming about her next meal! 07 of 08 AT A GLANCE MP/WG/Flynet Whatcha lookin’ at? Star Trek star Zachary Quinto and his like-minded pup keep watch while walking in Los Angeles on Sunday. 08 of 08 CITY WALK Hector Vallenilla/PacificCoast News Actor Peter Dinklage and his loyal pooch hit the city streets Friday in the Big Apple. See more stars and their pets!