Ian Fleming didn’t love dogs, and that was what he always asserted. And the reason was the case when his father’s basset hound bit him once. However there were lots of dogs around the author, especially during the time when his own house had been finished.
John F. Kennedy couldn’t have dogs at home due to his allergy for a long time. The dachshund puppy he bought traveling to Europe made him suffer so much that he had to leave it in Berizza. Later on in the White House Kennedy family owned German Shepherd.
Picasso had boxer and cute but totally uncontrolled Dalmatian at various times. His beloved dachshund, Lump died one week before the artist himself. But the most important dog in the life of the artist was the Afghan hound, named Kazbek. Kazbek Picasso had in Paris during the Nazi occupation.
Elvis Presley was a dog lover and he even used to give dogs as gifs to people he loved. At the beginning of his career, Elvis always appeared with Sweet Pea, the tiny dog that Elvis gave to his mother.
Gregory Peck took time out from filming The Gunfighter to take care of his German Shepherd, Slip, after she had given birth to thirteen puppies. The star would rush home to help hand-feed the brood.
Little French white poodle called Maf was a gift of Frank Sinatra to Marilyn Monroe. The name is a kind of joke –reference to Sinatra’s alleged connections to the mafia. When Frank Sinatra was married Barbara Marx they had as many as eight dogs. One of them – King Charles the spaniel always barked when Sinatra was singing.
Dogs Sylvester Stallone can predict the future. At least, so says his mother, who insists that it was her dog twice predicted the victory of George W. Bush in the presidential elections in the United States. Personal dog Stallone, Bull mastiff, was shot in "Rocky". In the credits dog goes by the name Batkusa Stallone.
A little-known comedian Buster Keaton movie had Saint Bernards and Elmer Barr, a Belgian shepherd captain and Irish wolfhound named Trotsky.
Yves Saint Laurent had French bulldogs, that, as their departure from life and the emergence of new, were named Moujik, Moujik II and III. The third one bit famous writer Leslie White cause the last turned the dog out of doors while interviewing Yves Saint Laurent .