Pets & Animals

Pup-parazi: Wrangler gets his close-up with celebs (and Cookie Monster!)

Watch out, Kevin Bacon. In his year with TODAY, our "puppy with a purpose," Wrangler, has snuggled up to an Oscar winner (Brie Larson), a swimsuit model (Chrissy Teigen) and even a muppet (Coooookie!)

See those and more of his celebrity encounters in this TODAY Flashback.

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