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Demi Lovato and Wilmer Valderrama Mourn the Loss of Their Dog, Spawn, With a Heartbreaking Message

by Antoinette Bueno 9:31 AM PST, December 28, 2015
Playing Demi Lovato and Wilmer Valderrama Mourn the Loss of Their Dog, Spawn, With a Heartbreaking Message

Demi Lovato and Wilmer Valderrama are both torn up about the loss of their beloved dog Spawn.

The 35-year-old actor broke the news on Sunday, with an emotional Instagram post about his late Doberman Pinscher.

"Yesterday, I said goodbye to my handsome boy Spawn," the former That '70s Show star wrote. "This year has been quite a roller coaster... Lots of emotions and lots of thresholds crossed. This boy was there for it all... 8 years worth of memories and ups and downs. ... No matter what I'd be going through, he just knew and would rest his little head on my lap as if saying, 'Dad, it's never that bad'... I would immediately smile and say 'OK, OK, you're right.'"

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"He had this presence, I mean he was just so freaking handsome... B**ches loved him and lads wanted to be him," he joked. "He loved people and people LOVED him. He was the BEST and perfect dog... So polite, so welcoming and just good a GOOD boy."

"Spawn my boy, you completed our family. You were the alpha and my son. I saw you go from a little pup with your ears taped to the most beautiful Doberman I have ever seen... I love you so much and I am going to miss you so freaking much. Touching you and kissing you for the last time last night was so painful. I just kept thinking I hope he's feeling my touch and hearing me say he was my son and that I loved him."

Yesterday, I said goodbye to my handsome boy Spawn, this year has been quite a roller coaster.. Lots of emotions and lots thresholds crossed. This boy was there for it all.. 8 years worth of memories and ups and downs. since he was a puppy he had this human like presence, everyone that knew this boy know exactly what I'm talking about.. No matter what I'd be going through he just knew and would rest his little head on my lap as if saying "dad it's never that bad".. I would immediately smile and say "ok ok you're right". He had this presence, I mean he was just so freaking handsome.. Bitches loved him and lads wanted to be him HAHA.. He loved people and people LOVED him.. He was the BEST and perfect dog.. So polite, so welcoming and just good GOOD boy.. I have never had such a loving dog.. He just loved being around us all.. He never lost his innocence.. He would keep my mom company all day.. Wherever she move he'd follow as if taking care of her. Spawn my boy you completed our family.. You were the alpha and my son.. I saw you go from a little pup with your ears taped to the most beautiful Doberman I have ever seen.. I love you so much and I am going to miss you so freaking much.. Touching you and kissing you for the last time last night was so painful.. I just kept thinking I hope he's feeling my touch and hearing me say he was my son and that I loved him.. But I know he knows!! Spawn! now go play with Buddy.. I'm sure he'll be less annoyed this time.. I hope you are both sharing treats and running together.. I miss you both. Two little wolves and #Wolfpack Family in heaven.. Be good spawnie till I see you again.. And don't worry about Lucy, we are gonna take care of her till its time for her to see you. #RIPSpawn WV Part 1

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"Thinking of how loving you were my handsome boy," he later added, sharing photos of the two of them together. "I miss you Spawn."

Thinking of how loving you were my handsome boy.. I miss you Spawn.. #RIPSpawn Part 2

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Demi -- who lost her own dog Buddy in July reportedly due to a coyote attack -- also Instagrammed a sweet photo of Spawn licking her face.

"Saying goodbye absolutely broke my heart and I felt as if I was saying farewell to a family member," the 23-year-old "Confident" singer posted on Sunday. "The only thing that brings me comfort in this situation is knowing that Buddy is probably really happy he now gets to play with his big brother in Heaven... We love you so much Spawn... We miss you so much and we will never ever EVER forget you. RIP baby boy."

In spite of their loss, Demi and Wilmer still have their adorable dog Batman -- who Demi got for her birthday in August -- to comfort them. Last week, Demi reflected on how Batman came into her life with a bittersweet Instagram post.

"And even though my heart aches for Buddy, God did give me another little angel in my life and I wouldn't have him if I hadn't lost Buddy," she reflected. "It just goes to show you that everything happens for a reason and if you stay strong God gives you more incredible miracles. So here's my youngest son. My little snuggle bug and my little superhero... Batman."

And obviously, Batman enjoyed his Christmas with the couple.

"Food coma for @demisbatman... Yep, he's done," Wilmer joked this past Friday about the newest addition to their pack.

Food coma for @demisbatman... Yep, he's done.

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