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Jack (Dog)

Breed: German Shorthaired Pointer | Adopted Dec 2015

This is technically Lowe’s son Matthew’s dog, as he gifted it to him for Christmas 2015. Lowe and his sons love to go fishing, so he got a German shorthaired pointer, which is a breed known for their love of water. Jack, like his sons and his other dogs, is a regular on his Instagram account.

Bella (Dog)

Breed: Chihuahua

Rob Lowe currently has two dogs, one is Bella, a beige and white chihuahua.

David (Dog)

Breed: Jack Russell | Adopted 2016

David is Lowe’s second Jack Russell, after Buster.

David and I are officially starting our #Christmas countdown. #happy #dog

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Buster (Dog)

Breed: Jack Russell | Adopted 2000

Lowe has a jack russell for 16 years who sadly passed away in August 2016.

Gonker (Dog)

Breed: Labrador

Gonker is the yellow labrador from the 2023 Netflix film Dog Gone, starring Rob Lowe and Johnny Berchtold. The movie follows Lowe and Johnny as they search for Gonker, who’s lost on the Appalachian Trail.

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Robert Hepler Lowe is an American actor. His first notable role was when he was 19 years old in the TV movie Thursday’s Child (1983), which earned him a Golden Globe nomination for best supporting actor in a TV series or film. His breakout role was part of the ensemble cast of upcoming actors in The Outsiders (1983), which included Patrick Swayze, Tom Cruise, Emilio Estevez and Matt Dillon.

While appearing in many Hollywood films, he’s best known for two TV roles. He played Sam Seaborn on the TV series The West Wing for four seasons, which earned him several award nominations. Most recently he’s known for his role on Parks and Recreation, starring alongside Amy Poehler, Rashida Jones, Aziz Ansari, Nick Offerman, Aubrey Plaza, Chris Pratt and Adam Scott. Lowe, his sons and brother Chad have supported and promoted dog rescue centers and dog adoption events.