Garner-Afflecks Enjoy New Year’s Day Dog Walk

(From l-r) Jennifer Garner, Seraphina Affleck, Ben Affleck and Violet Affleck

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updated 01/03/2012 AT 9:30 AM ET

originally published 01/03/2012 AT 12:30 PM ET

She’s a big girl now!

Six-year-old Violet Affleck joined sister Seraphina (who turns 3 this week) and parents Jennifer Garner and Ben Affleck on a New Year’s Day walk with the family dogs through their Brentwood, Calif., neighborhood.

Violet confidently took the lead, walking alongside a yellow Lab. She was followed by dad Ben, who strolled with a German shepherd – leash hooked to his belt!

Affleck has been enjoying a few easy days off with his pup: The next morning, he made a pit stop at a coffee shop with his shepherd in tow. The patient dog waited outside while Affleck picked up an iced drink.

(From l-r) Jennifer Garner, Seraphina Affleck, Ben Affleck and Violet Affleck

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