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Story Of Lupo: Kate Middleton And Prince William Got A Dog For A Very Touching Reason

Date December 14, 2018

Many pet owners could probably say that their lives were divided into ‘before’ and ‘after’ the moment they brought their furry friend in, especially if it happens at a mature age. Some people believe that children who grow up with pets are more likely to develop empathy.

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In the British royal family, dogs have always enjoyed a special attitude: it seems that all of its famous representatives adore these loyal animals. Elizabeth II alone has had a few generations of corgis. Her former employee, Roger Mugford, who was responsible for training the Queen’s dogs, revealed some information about the life of royal canines to Town & Country. Naturally, they lived in royal residences and sometimes accompanied the monarch on trips.

Story Of Lupo: Kate Middleton And Prince William Got A Dog For A Very Touching Reasongettyimages

Story Of Lupo: Kate Middleton And Prince William Got A Dog For A Very Touching Reasongettyimages

Story Of Lupo: Kate Middleton And Prince William Got A Dog For A Very Touching Reasongettyimages

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They could freely move around the territory of palaces and mansions, and also ‘were present’ at some of Elizabeth II’s meetings. Mugford noted that the royal corgis were characterized by excellent behavior and discipline. Each dog had a unique menu, based on age, preferences, and medical needs.

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Elizabeth II’s children followed in the footsteps of their famous mother. Princess Anne has a soft spot for bull terriers, while Prince Charles for Labradors.

Story Of Lupo: Kate Middleton And Prince William Got A Dog For A Very Touching ReasonPrince Charles, Prince of Wales and his fiance Lady Diana Spencer pose for a photo before their wedding while staying Balmoral Estategettyimages

But the wife of the future king, Camilla Parker Bowles, apparently prefers dogs of smaller breeds, such as Jack Russell terriers.

Story Of Lupo: Kate Middleton And Prince William Got A Dog For A Very Touching ReasonCamilla, Duchess of Cornwall holds up her 9 week old Jack Russell Terrier Bluebellgettyimages

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The Cambridges has carried on with the family tradition. A charming English Cocker Spaniel appeared in their family soon after the wedding, but few know the role it actually played in the life of Kate and William. At first, the Duke used to go away to the Falkland Islands on duty, leaving his young wife alone. According to People, Lupo helped Kate cope with the blues. The cheerful dog was has starred in several official photos of little George.

Story Of Lupo: Kate Middleton And Prince William Got A Dog For A Very Touching ReasonLupo attend The Golden Metropolitan Polo Club Charity Cup polo matchgettyimages

Story Of Lupo: Kate Middleton And Prince William Got A Dog For A Very Touching ReasonPrince William, Duke of Cambridge carries his dog Lupo attend The Golden Metropolitan Polo Club Charity Cup polo matchgettyimages

Apparently, charming Lupo quickly became everyone’s favorite.

Story Of Lupo: Kate Middleton And Prince William Got A Dog For A Very Touching ReasonPrince Harry plays with Prince William's and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge's dog 'Lupo' after playing in the Audi Polo Challenge charity polo matchgettyimages

This playful pup sweetened Kate’s loneliness at the very beginning of her marriage to the Prince. Most will agree that a pet will love its owners unconditionally and will never betray if the feeling is mutual.

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