Carole Lombard loved animals, dogs among them. At one time or another, she owned a Pekingese named Pushface (above), a dashchund called Commissioner and a Malamute titled Basco (http://carole-and-co.livejournal.com/692163.html). Now, meet yet another member of Carole's canine menagerie. Ladies and gentlemen, give a warm welcome to Pancho:
He was black and tan shepherd. We know his breed from a one-page spread showing Lombard on her San Fernando Valley farm in the January 8, 1938 issue of the British film magazine Picturegoer Weekly:
Here are two more pics of the pair:
My thanks to Brian Lee Anderson for tracking down these photos for lovers of Lombard and dogs.