Flashback Friday: Kate Walsh Promotes Adoption Option

In our ongoing “Flashback Friday” segment, we take a look at the star of Private Practice, who has always known that the prescription for happiness is to adopt a rescue animal:

When the director yells “That’s a wrap” after a day on the set of her ABC series, actress Kate Walsh heads home to the dogs and cats who play leading roles in her life. Among the paparazzi magnet’s pack of paws pals is Rosie, a Labrador Retriever/Shepherd mix who has been a part of the star’s fur family since 2008.

Found huddled in a cardboard box with his young siblings, the Rover was rescued by Animal Haven, a small no-kill shelter in Manhattan which has provided comfort and care for countless canines and cats since 1967.

Kate Walsh instantly fell in love with Rosie at the opening of a 2008 Pedigree adoption drive, and in the hope that it might help the organization’s other orphan dogs and cats find forever homes the famous friend of Fidos stepped in front of the camera to promote Animal Haven and the option of adoption :

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About Grace Sydney

Grace Sydney is the Assistant Editor of DogTipper.com and CatTipper.com, covering celebrity-related rescue news. She operates the @HollywoodDogs Twitter account sharing information on celebrity fundraising for rescues and shelters.