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Published: Thursday April 18, 2013 06:00 AM EDT

2013

MIRANDA LAMBERT

No photo shoot featuring the country singer would be complete without her best accessory: dog Delilah. "The unconditional love you get from an animal, especially a dog, is better than anything else," Lambert told PEOPLE Country. "They're so grateful and the love they give you back is like nothing else."