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John Legend's Pets

Does John Legend Have Any Pets?

Chrissy Teigen and John Legend currently have four dogs: Penny, Pearl, Pebbles, and Petey. They also have two pet birds, a hamster, and a bearded dragon.

Puddy (Dog)

Breed: English bulldog | Adopted 2008

Chrissy Teigen and John Legend used to have an English Bulldog named Puddy who passed away at 10 years old in 2018. Puddy was married to Pippa, one of their French bulldogs, who also passed away.

Pippa (Dog)

Breed: French bulldog

Pippa is Chrissy Teigen’s French bulldog. Frequent playdates, the occasional wedding, and long walks on the beach sum up Pippa Teigen’s life. Her Twitter has been inactive since 2011 but you can see the various moods Pippa was experiencing by the hour. Pippa also got married to John Legend’s dog Puddy. Pippa passed away on July 15, 2021.

Puey (Dog)

Breed: Bulldog

Puey was a bulldog owned by John Legend and Chrissy Teigen, but has since crossed the Rainbow Bridge.

Penny (Dog)

Breed: French bulldog | Adopted Jun 2014

Penny is a rescued three-legged black French bulldog that belongs to John Legend and Chrissy Teigen. While on an East Coast tour, John Legend found Penny and flew the lucky pup to their home in Los Angeles.

Pearl (Dog)

Breed: Basset Hound | Adopted Jul 2021

Chrissy Teigen and John Legend adopted a Basset Hound named Pearl after their dog Pippa passed away.

Pebbles (Dog)

Adopted Jan 2022

Chrissy Teigen adopted a dog named Pebbles in January 2022.

Petey (Dog)

Breed: Poodle | Adopted Jan 2020

Chrissy Teigen and John Legend adopted a standard poodle named Petey in January 2020. Petey is named after the parakeet from the 1994 film Dumb and Dumber. The couple adopted Petey from a litter of 10 at Wagmore Pet Rescue, after Ellen Degeneres featured the the 10-pack of pups on her show. Fun fact: After hearing about Petey, Kris Jenner adopted one of the siblings and named her Bridgette! In February 2024, their daughter Luna made Petey an honorary Girl Scout.

Pepper (Dog)

Breed: English Bulldog | Adopted Oct 2017

Chrissy Teigen and John Legend got an English bulldog named Pepper in October 2017. Pepper is also Teigen’s mom’s nickname. Pepper has since passed away.

Sebastian (Reptile)

Breed: Bearded Dragon

In May 2020, Chrissy Teigen got her son Miles a pet Bearded Dragon lizard named Sebastian for his second birthday.

Peanut Butter (Hamster)

Adopted Dec 2020

Teigen and Legend’s daughter Luna got a pet hamster named Peanut Butter in December 2020. This is actually their second hamster named Peanut Butter, with the first passing away early that month. In August 2021, Peanut Butter went missing for three days, but was luckily found. But not before Teigen cut a hole in her wall in an attempt to find him.

Jasmine and Aladdin (Bird)

Breed: Budgerigar

Chrissy Teigen and John Legend got two pet budgie birds named Jasmine and Alladin in August 2020.

Kismet Dog Food Brand (Dog)

Adopted May 2024

In May 2024, Chrissy Teigen and John Legend launched Kismet, a dog food and merchandise brand.

John Legend

John Legend Pets


December 28, 1978 (45)


Chrissy Teigen

(2013 - )

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John Legend is an American singer, songwriter, and musician. He won the Academy Award for Best Original Song in 2015 for writing the song “Glory” from the film Selma. John Legend is also well known for his work with notable artists Kanye West, Britney Spears, Lauryn Hill, Jay Z, Alicia Keys, and many more. John Legend is married to Chrissy Teigen.