Bacon and Sedgwick's pooch Paulie dies

Jan. 10, 2012 at 10:00 AM
| License Photo

NEW YORK, Jan. 10 (UPI) -- U.S. actor Kevin Bacon says Paulie, the Lab mix dog he and his wife Kyra Sedgwick adopted in 1999, has died.

"Paulie 1999-2012. Sleep well old friend," Bacon wrote on his WhoSay Web page Monday, alongside a photo of the pooch.

People.com said the dog, who was named for a character in the movie "Rocky," had been dealing with unspecified health issues in recent months.

Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram for more news from UPI.com
Related UPI Stories
Trending Stories