By Meghan Blalock
Updated Jan 03, 2013 @ 4:22 pm
Celebrity Pets
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It seems that puppies were a very popular holiday gift for lots of stars this year! Just a few months after losing her beloved 14-year-old poodle Pearl, former iCarly star Miranda Cosgrove received a new black-and-white fluffball she named Penelope (Penny for short, of course) for Christmas. "Most amazing surprise early Christmas gift #penny #inlove," she Tweeted. And Zoe Saldana also did a good deed over the holidays, taking in a rescue dog her best friend swiftly named Mugsy, and sharing her photo on Twitter.

Plus, see more stars and their furry friends!