Sports stars are celebrated by millions of fans across the world from all walks of life. But who do the stars themselves adore?
The obvious answer is family and friends. And there are some others as well – their pets.
Many athletes have pets who are mini-celebrities in their own right, with a sizeable following on social media.
Below are pictures of athletes with pets they own or have owned over the years.
Let’s start with Lewis Hamilton’s considerably famous dogs Roscoe and Coco