Chip (Alfie from the movie 'Argylle') (Cat)
Claudia Schiffer has a Scottish Fold breed cat named Chip. Chip, in a clear case of celebrity pet nepotism, stars in the 2024 film Argylle, directed by Schiffer’s husband, Matthew Vaughn. This came after Vaughn fired the first feline actor cast for the role… Read the whole story on Chip landing the lead role in Argylle.
In the early 2000s, Claudia Schiffer had a beloved German Shepherd named Oscar. Schiffer first met Oscar’s dad, Rocky, a stunt dog in Mean Machine (2001), produced by her husband, Matthew Vaughn. She loved Rocky so much that she sought out one of his puppies. She then ordered two more puppies from the same breeder in 2003.
Flash and Frank (Dog)
Claudia Schiffer has two spaniels named Flash and Frank. Frank is a rescued spaniel mix, and Flash is a black working spaniel. Seen here, in a photo Schiffer shared on Facebook in April 2022, from left to right, is Flash, Frank, and Rollo. It’s unknown if the black labrador on the far right is her dog, as she only mentions her three dogs in interviews.
Claudia Schiffer and Matthew Vaughn have a selection of farm animals and pets living on their luxury English estate in Suffolk. This includes pigs, swans, geese, ducks, chickens, rabbits, tortoises, and more.
Claudia Schiffer is a German model, actress, and fashion designer who gained worldwide recognition in the 1990s as one of the top supermodels in the fashion industry. Schiffer was born in Rheinberg, Germany, and began her modeling career at the young age of 17, after being spotted by a modeling agency while dancing at a nightclub in Düsseldorf. Her breakthrough came in 1989 when she was chosen to be the face of Chanel, a collaboration that would continue for over a decade. She also worked with other fashion houses such as Versace, Dolce & Gabbana, and Yves Saint Laurent.
Apart from her successful modeling career, Schiffer has also dabbled in acting, starring in films such as “Love Actually” and “Zoolander” with Ben Stiller and Owen Wilson. She has also made appearances on television shows, including “Absolutely Fabulous” and “Germany’s Next Top Model”.
Schiffer is also known for her collaborations with other artists and celebrities, including George Michael, who featured her in his music video “Freedom ’90”, and David Copperfield, whom she dated for several years in the 1990s. She has also been the muse of several photographers, such as Herb Ritts, Mario Testino, and Ellen von Unwerth, who have captured her beauty in some of the most iconic fashion photographs of all time.
Schiffer has worked with a number of celebrities throughout her career, including Naomi Campbell, Cindy Crawford, Christy Turlington, Linda Evangelista, Kate Moss, and Helena Christensen. Together, these supermodels were known as “The Big Six” and revolutionized the fashion industry in the 1990s.
Claudia Schiffer is married to British director Matthew Vaughn.