Anderson Cooper has a brand-new pal — a rather furry one.
Cooper posted a picture of his adorable new pup, Lilly, to Instagram on Tuesday.
"My dog Molly passed away a few months ago. This weekend Lilly showed up! She's a Welsh Springer Spaniel. #TheRainbowComesAndGoes" he captioned the cute photo.
The CNN host's beloved dog Molly, also a Welsh springer spaniel, died in September of last year.
And shortly after her passing, Cooper shared an old image of the pooch with his Instagram followers.
In a behind-the-scenes "60 Minutes" video in 2014, Cooper revealed that he was a "total dog person."
"The most interesting thing that [dog researcher] Brian Hare said to me that really stuck with me was, 'When dogs are looking at you, they're hugging you with their eyes," he said.
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And although Molly's no longer there to offer "hugs," Cooper's new spaniel seems to have a sweet set of eyes capable of doing the trick.