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John Abraham adopts a stray dog, names it Bailey

The actor, who is an ardent animal lover, has adopted a stray pup from an animal shelter.

bollywood Updated: Sep 20, 2016 08:47 IST
Rukmini Chopra
John Abraham

John Abraham has named the his newly adopted female stray pup Bailey.

Over the years, Bollywood actor John Abraham has supported various animal welfare programmes. In 2010, he participated in a campaign organised by PETA (People for the Ethical treatment of Animals) to free caged birds. In 2014, he was featured on a calendar by an animal rescue organisation called World For All. Now, the actor has adopted a stray dog.


“He always wanted a pet. But, due to his busy schedule he could not get one. However, last week, he decided to adopt a three-month-old female pup, who was rescued from the streets by an animal adoption agency. He has named her Bailey,” says a source.

(John Abraham with his pup Bailey. )

The actor is thrilled. “This is his first pet, and he is enjoying this phase. He personally takes care of Bailey, and plays with her whenever he finds the time,” adds the source.

Watch: John Abraham does pushups with a dog

John’s mother, Firoza Irani, too, is an ardent animal lover. Every day, she feeds close to a hundred stray dogs that not only live around her house, but also in other areas.

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