George Clooney adopts adorable pup that nobody wanted from Ohio animal shelter

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George Clooney Adopts Dog in Ohio No One Wanted

One dog in an Ohio animal shelter got the surprise of a lifetime after weeks of nobody wanting him.

SEE ALSO: George and Amal Clooney adopt an adorable basset hound from a shelter

Nate the terrier became part of the loving Clooney family -- Yes, you read that correctly, the George Clooney.


Nate has a birth defect in one of his legs, which has made his adoption quite difficult. In a recent Facebook post by LuvFurMutts Animal Rescue, they've explained the lengths they gone to help Nate find a forever and loving home.

"When we took Nate to adoption events, people would stare and kids would point. Several people applied to adopt him but then said no when they met him. He was with us 9 months. The lowest point came when an adopter cried when she met him and said she would be depressed the rest of her life if she had to look at him every day."

Much to the surprise of the animal rescue, George and Amal Clooney have been following Nate's story online! The Hollywood A-Listers adopted Nate for George's parents as a Christmas present. Having recently lost their terrier of 10 years, it was a perfect fit.

The post goes on to praise the Clooney for accepting Nate just the way he was.

"What is impressive is the fact that George picked Nate out and Nick and Nina accepted Nate just the way he is. They could have any dog in the world but they chose to adopt a dog who was crippled and could have been with LuvFurMutts for life."

Nate is now happy and healthy living with Nick and Nina Clooney in Kentucky! Check out the whole Facebook post below.

Hollywood Icon George Clooney Comes to LuvFurMutts He Does Not Shop/He AdoptsNate the Terrier's Redemption...

Posted by LuvFurMutts Animal Rescue on Thursday, January 21, 2016

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VATICAN CITY, VATICAN - MAY 29: (EDITORS NOTE: Image has been converted to black and white) George Clooney and Amal Clooney leave at the end of 'Un Muro o Un Ponte' Seminary held by Pope Francis at the Paul VI Hall on May 29, 2016 in Vatican City, Vatican. (Photo by Franco Origlia/Getty Images)
VATICAN CITY, VATICAN - MAY 29: George Clooney and Amal Clooney leave at the end of 'Un Muro o Un Ponte' Seminary held by Pope Francis at the Paul VI Hall on May 29, 2016 in Vatican City, Vatican. (Photo by Franco Origlia/Getty Images)
VATICAN CITY, VATICAN - MAY 29: George Clooney and Amal Clooney attend 'Un Muro o Un Ponte' Seminary held by Pope Francis at the Paul VI Hall on May 29, 2016 in Vatican City, Vatican. (Photo by Franco Origlia/Getty Images)
VATICAN CITY, VATICAN - MAY 29: George Clooney and Amal Clooney attend 'Un Muro o Un Ponte' Seminary held by Pope Francis at the Paul VI Hall on May 29, 2016 in Vatican City, Vatican. (Photo by Franco Origlia/Getty Images)
VATICAN CITY, VATICAN - MAY 29: George Clooney and Amal Clooney attend 'Un Muro o Un Ponte' Seminary held by Pope Francis at the Paul VI Hall on May 29, 2016 in Vatican City, Vatican. (Photo by Franco Origlia/Getty Images)
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 12: George Clooney and Amal Clooney attend the 'Money Monster' Premiere during the 69th annual Cannes Film Festival on May 12, 2016 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Tony Barson/FilmMagic)
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 12: Jodie Foster, Julia Roberts, George Clooney, and Amal Clooney attend the 'Money Monster' Premiere during the 69th annual Cannes Film Festival on May 12, 2016 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Tony Barson/FilmMagic)
HOLLYWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 26: Lawyer Amal Alamuddin Clooney (L) and actor George Clooney attend the premiere of Warner Bros. Pictures' 'Our Brand Is Crisis' at TCL Chinese Theatre on October 26, 2015 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by JB Lacroix/WireImage)
IBIZA, SPAIN - AUGUST 23: Founder of Casamigos Tequila George Clooney (L) and Amal Clooney attend as Casamigos founders Rande Gerber, George Clooney and Mike Meldman host the official launch of Casamigos Tequila in Ibiza and Spain at Ushuaia Ibiza Beach Hotel on August 23, 2015 in Ibiza, Spain. (Photo by David M. Benett/Dave Benett/Getty Images for Casamigos Tequila)
US movie star George Clooney (R), accompanied by his wife Amal (L), arrives at Haneda airport in Tokyo on May 24, 2015. Clooney is now here for the Japanese premiere of his new film 'Tomorrowland', a retro-futuristic spectacle mixing environmental themes with sci-fi wizardry. AFP PHOTO / Yoshikazu TSUNO (Photo credit should read YOSHIKAZU TSUNO/AFP/Getty Images)
TOKYO, JAPAN - MAY 25: George Clooney and Amal Clooney attend the Tokyo premiere of 'Tomorrowland' at Roppongi Hills on May 25, 2015 in Tokyo, Japan. (Photo by Jun Sato/WireImage)
ANAHEIM, CA - MAY 09: Actor George Clooney (R) and wife/attorney Amal Clooney attend Disney's 'Tomorrowland' - Los Angeles Premiere at AMC Downtown Disney 12 Theater on May 9, 2015 in Anaheim, California.(Photo by Jeffrey Mayer/WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 04: George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin leave the 'China: Through The Looking Glass' Costume Institute Benefit Gala at Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 04, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by JOCE/Bauer-Griffin/GC Images)
Photo by: KGC-146/STAR MAX/IPx 4/7/15 Amal Alamuddin Clooney is seen in New York City. (NYC)
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 02: Amal Clooney and George Clooney are seen on May 2, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by NCP/Star Max/GC Images)
NEW YORK - APRIL 28: Amal Clooney, George Clooney get dinner at Caravaggio in Upper East Side on APRIL 28, 2015 in New York, New York. (Photo by Josiah Kamau/BuzzFoto via Getty Images)
NEW YORK - APRIL 18: Amal Clooney and George Clooney PDA on the set of Money Monster on APRIL 18, 2015 in New York, New York. (Photo by Josiah Kamau/BuzzFoto via Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 12: George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin Clooney are seen on the set of 'Money Monster' on April 12, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Nancy Rivera/Bauer-Griffin/GC Images)
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 01: Baria Alamuddin, Amal Clooney and Ramzi Alamuddin are seen in the East Village on May 1, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Alo Ceballos/GC Images)
NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 07: George Clooney and Amal Clooney are seen March 7, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Alo Ceballos/GC Images)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - JANUARY 11: Actor George Clooney (L) and Amal Clooney attend the 72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on January 11, 2015 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)
VENICE, ITALY - SEPTEMBER 28: Actor George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin sighting at Hotel Cipriani September 28, 2014 in Venice, Italy. (Photo by Ernesto Ruscio/GC Images)
George Clooney, left, and his fiancee Amal Alamuddin arrive in Venice, Italy, Friday, Sept. 26, 2014. Clooney, 53, and Alamuddin, 36, are expected to get married this weekend in Venice, one of the world’s most romantic settings. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno)
George Clooney is flanked by his wife Amal Alamuddin as they cruise the Grand Canal after leaving the Aman luxury Hotel in Venice, Italy, Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014. George Clooney married human rights lawyer Amal Alamuddin Saturday, the actor's representative said, out of sight of pursuing paparazzi and adoring crowds. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno)
US actor George Clooney and British lawyer Amal Alamuddin arrive on September 29, 2014 at the palazzo Ca Farsetti in Venice, for a civil ceremony to officialise their wedding. AFP PHOTO / PIERRE TEYSSOT (Photo credit should read PIERRE TEYSSOT/AFP/Getty Images)
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