Kate Middleton and Prince William and their three children mourn the loss of their family dog, Wolf.
The royal couple announced the sad news on Instagram on Sunday, November 22. They shared a photo of the black cocker spaniel and wrote: “Very sad last weekend, our dear dog, Lupo, died. He has been in the heart of our family for the last nine years and we will miss him so much. – W&C.”
Lupo was part of the litter born in 2011 to Ella, Kate’s parents’ dog Carol Middleton and Michael Middleton. Kate and William welcomed the puppy to their home at Kensington Palace this Christmas, eight months after their royal wedding. Lupo was so popular that in 201
Over the years, the couple, as well as Kate’s siblings, Pippa Middleton and James Middletonand William’s brother, Prince Harry, were sometimes spotted and photographed with Lupo, while he also appeared in official family portraits. In 2013, Kate was seen with the dog in Hyde Park in London. At the time, she was pregnant with her and the first child of William’s son Prince George. In addition to the 7-year-old, they are also parents Princess Charlotte, 5 and Prince Louis, 2.