Patrick Swayze's Animal MagnetismWhen not in front of the camera, the actor was busy tending to his four-legged friends. Here, a look at some of the animals who touched his life

Credit: Courtesy of Patrick and Lisa Swayze

Updated: Thursday Sep 17, 2009 | 01:02 PM EDT By: Kate Hogan


Hold your horses! Swayze and Niemi smile for the camera in a photo from 2001. The couple bred horses on their New Mexico ranch, including Swayze's favorite, a chestnut Arabian stallion named Tammen.