Michael Jackson's Animal KingdomFrom Bubbles the chimp to Louie the llama, take a look back at the furry friends beloved by the King of Pop

BOY'S BEST FRIEND

Before Bubbles and Louie, there was this German shepherd, the Jackson family pet. In this image from the 1970s, Jackson cuddles with the pooch, who lived at the family's Encino, Calif., home.

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