Gogglebox’s Malone family has thanked fans after sharing news that their dog Lucy had died.
The family, and their pet Rottweilers, found fame on the Channel 4 show and quickly became fan favourites.
Tom Sr, Julie and Shaun are regular appear on the show and the family shared devastating news that their dog Lucy had passed away on Wednesday (March 9). This came after their other Rottweiler, Izzey, passed away.
READ MORE: Gogglebox’s Malone family’s heartbreak after death of beloved dog Lucy
A post on Instagram said: “Today we said goodbye to our beloved Lucy ,she fought right to the end to stay with us .Now reunited with her sister Izzey.
“There are no words to describe how much you meant to us .Rest In Peace Sweetheart ,you will always be in our hearts xx”
Fans rushed to comfort the family, prompting them to thank the public for their support and kindness.
Captioning a photo of Julie with Lucy on Thursday, the family said: “Heartfelt thanks for all your kind comments ,they mean a lot.
“We were so privileged to have Lucy and her sister Izzy.
“The house just doesn’t seem the same.”
One follower, avanam3, asked how another of their dogs – Dave- was doing.
Julie replied: “Dave is confused [broken-heart emoji]”
Many other followers were quick to comment.
clesia86 said: “ohh bless him, love Dave, stunning dog xx sending hugs to all of you”
Elaine Burt said: “Give dave a big hug bless him”
Laura Jayne said: “Sending you all so much love at this very sad time, they become part of our family and not just pets. Massive hugs xxx”
READ MORE: The Apprentice candidate Aaron Willis axed in brutal double firing by Alan Sugar
READ MORE: Gogglebox stars Giles and Mary thrill fans with retro photos and fans think he looks like Tom Cruise, Hugh Grant or David Bowie
You can see the latest top headlines from Lancashire here.