Summer Olympics 2012

Olympians and Their Pets!

From Venus Williams to Michael Phelps, Team U.S.A.'s champions have furry fans to cheer them on

VENUS WILLIAMS

The tennis ace and her sister Serena are huge dog lovers. Venus has two Cavalier King Charles spaniels and a Havanese named Harold. "You're out there on your own and you need a friend who's there for you – wins, losses – and who really cares for you," she said.