Thursday, August 1, 2013

Dog Lovers with August Birthdays

Alfred Hitchcock
August 13, 1899
Alfred Hitchcock was fond of Sealyham Terriers.  In a cameo appearance, at the beginning of his 1963 film, The Birds, he can be seen walking two of his three dogs.

Myrna Loy
August 2, 1905
Although Asta was her costar along with William Powell in The Thin Man series, Myrna Loy had many of her own dogs as well. Here she is with Skippy, who played Asta.

Lucille Ball
August 6, 1911
Well known as a dog hound in Hollywood circles, Lucille Ball stood up for dogs by appearing on the cover of Our Dogs: A Magazine for Dog Lovers (below).

Ingrid Bergman
August 29, 1915

Fred MacMurray
August 30, 1908
He was known as The Shaggy Dog series star (with his co-star below).

But in real life he hung out with bird dogs.

1 comment:

  1. Beautiful photos!!!! Good on Lucille for standing up for dogs!!!!