Uggie the Dog Dies; Star of The Artist Put to Sleep

Uggie, the sweet Jack Russell dog who rose to stardom in the 2011 Oscar-winning film The Artist, has died.

After a battle with a prostate illness, the 13-year-old pup was put to sleep on Friday, August 7.

Uggie was a beloved pet to animal trainer Oscar Von Muller.  He won the Palm Dog Award at the 2011 Cannes Film Festival for his stunt work in The Artist.

He also become the first dog to have his paw prints imprinted on Hollywood’s Walk of Fame.

Von Muller said that the...

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