Miley Cyrus Adopts Beagle From The Beagle Freedom Project

Amy Tokic
by Amy Tokic
What a way to start off your new life – with famous pet parent Miley Cyrus! The A-lister found her new pooch with some help from The Beagle Freedom Project.

Miley Cyrus is the proud mom of Barbie – the latest addition to her furry family and a former lab tester that won her freedom thanks to The Beagle Freedom Project!

We love when celebrities do wonderful things, and Miley’s big heart is full of love for animals. Already, she’s made a loving home for Milky the Pitbull, Bean the Chihuahua mix, and Happy, a Rottweiler and Beagle mix.

The news broke on Instagram, where Miley posted a pic of Barbie, saying: ““Happy to introduce the newest member of my family Barbie @beaglefreedom

Related: Shelter Spotlight: Beagle Freedom Project

If you’re not familiar with The Beagle Freedom Project, this organization works with laboratories to find forever homes for healthy, adoptable beagles who have been used for research. They do amazing work, so if you can, donate to the cause.

Two paws up to you, Miley – and you know, there’s always room for one more…

Amy Tokic
Amy Tokic

Amy Tokic, Editor of, is a passionate animal lover and proud pet parent of Oscar, a Shih Tzu/Chihuahua cross, and Zed, a Japanese Chin. Her love of animals began in kindergarten, when she brought her stuffed dog Snoopy into class with her every day. Now, she writes about her adventures in pet ownership and tirelessly researches products, news and health related issues she can share with other animal enthusiasts. In her free time, Amy loves perusing used book and record stores, obsessing over the latest pet products available and chasing squirrels with wild abandon (a habit attributed to spending too much time with her pooches).

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