Neil Patrick Harris Just Adopted The Cutest, Curly Haired Rescue

The happy couple posted a photo collage of their newest curly-haired friend to Instagram.


Neil Patrick Harris and David Burtka just adopted what we believe just may be one of the cutest rescues ever, an adorable little sweetie named Gidget.

neil patrick harris adopted a rescue dog

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"Introducing the newest member of our family, Gidget," Burtka wrote on Instagram.

The couple's twins Harper and Gideon are seen walking and cuddling the lovable new pet.

Gidget was rescued from the streets of Thailand by a non-profit organization and then brought to the U.S. by North Shore Animal League America, which is one of largest no-kill animal shelter and adoption organizations.

neil patrick harris adopts a rescue dog

Cindy Szczuido is the Senior Manager of Rescue Services. She say the living conditions that dogs like Gidget lived in were heartbreaking.

"There's a landfill that have thousands of dogs in it, and they have no where to go, many are injured," Szczudlo told Cuteness. "We've rescued 30 since May."

neil patrick harris adopts a rescue dog

Gidget was rescued a couple of weeks ago and promptly adopted by Harris and Burtka on Monday.

"She is the sweetest dog," recounts Szczudlo. "You can't even imagine that she is living on the streets. She has a wonderful personality."

neil patrick harris adopted a rescue dog

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Adopting a rescue pet is one of the best ways people who are considering bringing an animal into their lives and homes. In fact, in no particular order, here are the