Harley and Sadie
Harley and Sadie (aka Harley Brown and Sadie Lane) are Jared Padalecki's dogs. Rescued from the same shelter, Harley was a mastiff cross, and Sadie who is 13 months older, is a German Shepherd mix (possibly with some dingo).
In 2006, Harley and Sadie starred along with Jared as part of an anti-fur campaign run by People for the Ethical treatment of Animals (PETA).
Jared supports the L.A. based A Dog's Life Rescue
On Saturday, November 5, 2011, Jared tweeted that Harley had died, having lost a battle with cancer "Can I have 195000 moments of silence 4 a great dog who lost his battle with cancer today? R. I. P. Harley. We're better for having known you" source. There were many tweets of condolence from fans, friends and crew members.
- Fan fiction featuring Harley and Sadie, and dogs generally.
- Jared supports the dog rescue service A Dogs Life Rescue.
- In 2008, fansite SupportSupernatural.com donated $1200 to PETA in Harley and Sadie's name.
- Jared talks about crying during "Marley and Me".