Justin Theroux Enjoys a Candy Candle-Lit 'Date Night time' with His Rescue Canine Kuma

Justin Theroux and his lovely rescue canine Kuma are spending high quality time collectively.

Whereas self-isolating amid the coronavirus pandemic, the Leftovers actor loved a candle-lit dinner date on Saturday night time together with his pit bull combine, whom he rescued in 2018 within the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey.

Within the first of a number of photographs posted to his Instagram Story, Theroux confirmed Kuma sitting upright on the desk with a plate of meals in entrance of her. The actor added a coronary heart emoji above Kuma’s head and wrote “Date night time” on the photograph.

On the subsequent two slides, Theroux documented Kuma eagerly chowing down on her plate of meals, writing, “Dainty Woman.”

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Within the last video, Theroux referred to as his pup a “good lady” as she completed consuming her dinner and distantly stared on the actor.

“Tadaaa,” he wrote on the video, including, “That’s it. That’s the put up.”

Theroux launched Kuma — which implies bear in Japanese — to the world in a June 2018 Instagram put up, additionally thanking the entire individuals who made the pit bull’s adoption potential.

Based on Theroux’s Instagram tales on the time, a grimy, injured and sad-looking Kuma was rescued from the devastating aftermath of Hurricane Harvey and dropped at a “high-kill shelter.” Earlier than the pit bull may very well be euthanized she was pulled from the shelter by A Probability to Bloom Canine Rescue in Conroe, Texas.

The non-profit gave Kuma an opportunity to heal and develop extra assured. Theroux, a pet adoption and pit bull advocate, first heard concerning the canine whereas working with rescue group Austin Pets Alive!

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MEET KUMA (くま) !!! 🐻 There are too many individuals to thank for Kuma…. @jesslee81 and William and everybody @chancetobloom You’re the heroes who took Kuma from loss of life and beloved her again to life. Additionally @austinpetsalive for steering me in the direction of a brand new adoption. And in addition… in fact Katie and Ryan and all of the pilots with @pilotsnpaws … displaying that ALL breeds can fly. Particularly those most in want. PLEASE, in the event you observe me… try the work ALL these individuals do, day in and day trip… to rescue and assist the unvoiced. In case you are on the lookout for ANY form of Canine or Cat… PLEASE undertake one. You will discover ANY breed. Even actually fancy ones in want of properties. Don’t imagine me? Consider a breed, go to petfinder.com … and see for your self! And oh yeah… thanks @petfinder for all you do too! In the event you can… please go to the hyperlink in my bio and see what @chancetobloom does. And please make a donation in Kuma’s title. #pitbull #adoptdontshop #pittiesofig #dontbullymybreed #rescuedog #くま

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Though Kuma wasn’t prepared to come back house with the star but, Theroux, who drove to Houston, Texas, to fulfill Kuma, “at all times checked on her,” he stated on Instagram on the time.

Whereas the actor finally acquired phrase that Kuma may very well be adopted, he had no approach of getting her again to New York Metropolis, since many industrial airways received’t fly bully breeds.

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Fortunately, Pilot N Paws, a non-profit group product of up of volunteer pilots keen to fly adopted pets to their new properties, stepped in and supplied to offer Kuma a experience.

Theroux stated that quickly after, Kuma landed in “NYC-ish” and met her new eternally household. He greeted Kuma in tears on the airport, gave her an enormous hug and took her house to a brand new life full of care and affection.

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