‘We will miss him so much’: Prince William and Kate Middleton tell of their heartbreak after their ‘dear dog’ Lupo died over the weekend
- Duke and Duchess of Cambridge reveal their dog, Lupo, has died aged nine
- Lupo, an English cocker spaniel, was bred from a dog owned by the Middletons
Prince William and Kate Middleton have been left heartbroken after their ‘dear dog,’ Lupo died over the weekend.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge shared a picture of their beloved pup earlier this evening.
Sharing the news with their Instagram followers, they wrote: ‘Very sadly last weekend our dear dog, Lupo, passed away. He has been at the heart of our family for the past nine years and we will miss him so much. – W & C’.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have revealed their beloved dog Lupo has died at the age of nine.
Followers shared their condolences with the royals after they shared the news on Sunday evening.
Film producer Ben Cohen wrote: ‘’m so sorry for your loss. Sending love.’
Another follower wrote: ‘So sorry did your loss… animals are not pets they become family.’
Lupo featured in many pictures with the royals, including one of the first official photos of Prince George.
The English cocker spaniel was bred from a dog which was owned by Michael and Carole Middleton, Kate’s parents.
He was given to the couple in 2011.
More to follow.