The latest addition to the Ellen-Portia family, Kid is a mix-breed puppy. Kid was featured in a segment on “The Ellen Degeneres” show. When asked why they named their new adoption “Kid”, Ellen explained that she was tired of being asked when they will adopt a child of their own.
Together with Portia de Rossi, Ellen Degeneres has a poodle named Mabel. Featured on her popular show, “The Ellen DeGeneres Show”, Mabel comes from a line of champion show dogs. While Mabel no longer takes the stage, she is often seem walking with Portia or visiting the ranch where Portia rides horses.
Ellen Degeneres, born January 26, 1958, is an American comedian and actress best known for her talk show “The Ellen Degeneres Show”. Ellen’s stand-up career started in the early 1980s and which lead to popular appearance including The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson. Her career picked up momentum when her TV sitcom “Ellen” was aired in 1994 to 1998. Since then, she has won 13 Emmys, 14 People’s Choice Awards, and numerous other awards for her work and charitable efforts. Ellen met Portia de Rossi in 2014.
In 2009, Ellen became part owner of the all-natural pet food company Halo Purely for Pets http://halopets.com/.