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

MICHAEL PHELPS

London's 2012 games may be the swimmer's third time going to the Olympics, but saying goodbye to his dogs still isn't easy. "Happy to get sometime with the pups today before I leave," he Tweeted on July 6.