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By People Staff
Updated November 23, 2011 04:30 PM
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These stories are worth a click:

In a new interview with Details magazine, single actor Jeremy Renner says he adopted his cream-colored miniature French bulldog, Franklin, because he was lonely. “Right now the only thing consistent in my life is that little dog. That’s why I got it,” he says. “I was getting really lonely. I needed somebody or something to be there with me through the whole journey.” –Details.com

A video of an exasperated dog owner chasing after his pal Fenton has garnered over 500,000 views on YouTube. The clip shows the pooch chasing a herd of deer onto a busy London roadway.–Telegraph.com

Authorities in the U.K. have arrested the 33-year-old driver of a Porsche 911 Carrera who allegedly drove several miles at 70-miles per hour with a beagle collie mix dragging from the back of his vehicle. The dog was later dumped by the side of the road and died from its injuries.–CBSBaltimore.com

He gives life to a penguin in the new Happy Feet movie, but, sadly, Elijah Wood doesn’t have a critter to call his own. “Unfortunately, I myself don’t have a pet,” he tells Cindy Adams. “But I’m an uncle to several. I look after my brother’s dog part of the time.”–NewYorkPost.com

Fishermen in Massachusetts accidentally snared a 881-lb. Bluefin tuna on Nov. 13. State environmental police confiscated it because it was caught in a trawling net which is forbidden.–Reuters