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Whoa! Joey Lawrence rescued a dog from a
local animal shelter while filming in
Australia. He called his new family member "the most amazing little thing ever."
Another shelter dog—a pit bull who was rescued from a trash chute—has inspired Newark Mayor Cory Booker
to build a new state-of-the-art animal shelter. And to further fight cruelty to
animals, the mayor's also a vegetarian.
The Rev. Al Sharpton has made the heavenly
decision to cut meat almost completely out of his diet too. And Lady Gaga
will have to cut meat out of her wardrobe
when she performs for Bill
at the Hollywood Bowl tomorrow. The former pres told David Letterman, "In deference to
my diet, she'll be meatless that night."
Speaking of cruelty-free garb, The Veronicas
sent flowers to Australian designer Rachel Gilbert to thank her for
And just check out what these
compassionate celebs had to say to their Twitter followers:
Written by Michelle Sherrow
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