ellen finds puppy love

Sep 15, 2003  •  Post A Comment

Along with her spanking-new talk show, Ellen DeGeneres has a new love in her life. No, Anne Heche has not left her husband and returned. It seems Ms. DeGeneres was in San Francisco recently promoting her new daytime series, “The Ellen DeGeneres Show,” when she saw a segment on a local station about dogs being put up for adoption. It was love at first sight for the comedienne when she spotted a 12-week-old female border collie mix. The station arranged for the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals folks to meet her with the puppy. She signed the papers and the pup, now named Oakland, accompanied her home to L.A.