Meghan Markle, who stepped down from royal duties alongside her husband Prince Harry in early 2020, loves her rescue dogs and has included them in recent photos with her. The Sussexes have two dogs Pula, a black Labrador the couple adopted after their 2018 marriage to Guy the Beagle.
Their rescue puppy’s nickname holds special meaning for the couple, with the Pula being the currency of Botswana, where Harry and Meghan spent five nights camping under the stars when they first started dating.
The adorable pooch stole the show during a meeting between Meghan and feminist icon Gloria Steinem last year when the duo met to celebrate TIME magazine’s annual list of the world’s most influential people.
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex were talking about the 2020 US presidential election when their black Labrador got lost in the shot behind them.
Guy, the beagle, meanwhile, is owned by Meghan who resided in Toronto while filming the Suits TV show and accompanied her to the UK when she moved in with Harry.
The puppy had been brought to a Kentucky shelter after being found wandering the woods, and almost had to be shot as it could not be relocated and was later transferred to a Canadian charity where Meghan took it. adopted.
According to People, Guy even stayed at the Duchess’s feet while she had her hair and makeup done before her wedding in 2018 to Prince Harry.
The Duchess regularly takes a picture of her accompanied by four-legged friends on her Instagram profile, since disabled,
It looks like Camilla, the Duchess of Cornwall, took a leaf from the former royal’s book after sharing adorable snaps of her own rescue puppies on social media, which Royal fans really liked.
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The initiative encourages wearing blue to declare “love for the wonderful and quirky rescue dogs and cats who just need a second chance at life.”
Camilla, wife of the future king of Prince Charles, is the royal patron saint of the charity and her dog pictures have been greeted with delight by royal fans.
An user @miriam_schumann wrote “Super wonderful”, while @su_brompton seduced by adding “Two angels, so adorable” and @Nico_Bloom wrote “Beautiful furry babies and a great charity”
Others praised the royals for pointing out the rescue group who @ SarahEl17095137 described as “a very laudable cause!” “
Another @everybodysmad added “Thanks for saving those babies !!!! They are adorable !!! #AdopterDontShop”
Meghan has also openly declared her support for rescue charities, including Mayhew, an animal shelter and charity that was one of her first four sponsorships.
The association helps tackle the causes of animal abandonment and neglect and helps vulnerable people stay with their pets.