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Published: Thursday February 07, 2013 06:00 AM EST

2013

KELLY CLARKSON

Getting serious with fiancé Brandon Blackstock meant getting a dog for the three-time Grammy nominee. Along with their German shepherd pup, the "Stronger (What Doesn't Kill You)" singer's furry fan base also includes her Maltese, Security, and Joplin, a black poodle.