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14 pets from our favorite movies that we will never forget

I am the Branded Content and Pets editor for SheKnows.com. Before joining the SheKnows team, I was a video editor and producer, working on everything from international documentaries to television series and commercials. Being a total ne...

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Bruiser

Legally Blonde/MGM
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Bruiser

Hollywood recently lost one of its most iconic and adorable dogs: Bruiser, the tiny yet lovable Chihuahua that starred alongside Reese Witherspoon in Legally Blonde.

Reese posted a picture of the duo on set to her Instagram account on Friday with the caption, "With a sad heart, I have to let all the #LegallyBlonde fans know that Bruiser Woods (also known as Moonie) passed away yesterday." 

While the news that our favorite law-abiding Chihuahua had passed away was sad to hear, remembering Bruiser brought back memories of all of Hollywood's greatest pets. Take a look at 14 of the greatest pets to ever grace the silver screen. 

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Hooch

Turner & Hooch/Touchstone Pictures
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Hooch

The canine star from Turner & Hooch is possibly the most loyal, loving and protective dog in all of cinematic history. 

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Shadow

Homeward Bound/Walt Disney Pictures
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Shadow

Yes, there were three great pets in Homeward Bound, but Shadow won our hearts with his fierce dedication to protecting his friends and family.

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Babe

Babe/Universal Pictures
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Babe

We all wished we could adopt this little orphaned piglet from the classic 90s film, Babe

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Toto

The Wizard of Oz/MGM
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Toto

No one would complain if a tornado dropped the adorable little Wizard of Oz sidekick on their doorstep.

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Black Beauty

Black Beauty/Warner Bros.
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Black Beauty

The stunning star from Black Beauty was the horse every girl dreamed of having. 

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Marley

Marley & Me/Fox 2000 Pictures
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Marley

It's hard to even think of the movie Marley & Me without tears welling up. Marley was just that amazing.

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Willy

Free Willy/Warner Bros.
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Willy

When I first watched Free Willy as a kid, I dreamed of trading places with Jesse and being the one to help send Willy back to the ocean, where he belonged.

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Mighty Joe

Mighty Joe Young/Walt Disney Pictures
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Mighty Joe

If given the chance, who wouldn't want to live in the jungle with the giant, loving gorilla from Mighty Joe Young

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Hedwig

Harry Potter/Warner Bros.
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Hedwig

Hagrid, feel free to give the gorgeous snowy owl from Harry Potter to me as a pet any day.

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Milo and Otis

The Adventures of Milo and Otis/Fuji Television Network
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Milo and Otis

The stars of Milo and Otis were everything best friends should be. #FriendshipGoals

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Mr. Bigglesworth

Austin Powers/New Line Cinema
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Mr. Bigglesworth

The unforgettable cat from Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery may not be the prettiest pet on this list, but we fell in love with him anyway. 

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Beethoven

Beethoven/Universal Pictures
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Beethoven

Sure, he may have been a slobbery mess, but only someone with a stone heart could not fall in love with the star of Beethoven.

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