Kevin Bacon Has His Rescue Dogs DNA Tested

Kevin Bacon: “We did DNA testing, which is fun and something that just became possible”

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Kevin Bacon is a known animal rescue supporter, and his family has taken in several shelter dogs over the years. According to, Bacon has recently become interested in DNA testing his pets.

As fate would have it, Bacon found one of his rescues was actually a purebred Staffordshire Terrier. None of us would love our dogs any more or less knowing they’re purebred vs. “American Shelter Dog,” but it does go to show how special each and every one of these pups really is, no matter what their background and history may be. Read the full story right here.

Would you get your dog DNA tested out of pure curiosity? What would you expect to find?

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