BiP’s Dean Unglert, Caelynn Miller-Keyes Mourn Their Dog Pappy


Caelynn Miller-Keyes, Dean Unglert and Pappy
Courtesy of Caelynn Miller-Keyes/Instagram

Gone too quickly. Dean Unglert and his girlfriend, Caelynn Miller-Keyes, stated goodbye to their canine, Pappy — solely eight months after they adopted him.

“Today was one of the hardest days of our lives,” Unglert, 30, wrote by way of Instagram on Monday, November 29. “Today our sweet little man left our Earth. He took his final breaths in the arms of his loving mother.”

The tribute put up, which Miller-Keyes, 26, additionally shared on-line, featured a candy video of Pappy operating by means of grassy fields, getting stomach rubs and snuggling up along with his people.

“We weren’t there for the beginning, or the middle of his life,” Unglert continued. “But we were there for what we believe to be the most important part; the end.”

The couple, who met on season 6 of the Bachelor in Paradise in 2019, rescued the senior pup in February. “A lot has happened this week already,” Miller-Keyes wrote by way of Instagram on February 24. “Yesterday, I moved into my new place, today I got Lasik, and, most importantly … yesterday, WE ADOPTED PAPPY. He’s officially ours and we couldn’t be happier.”

Dean Unglert and Pappy
Courtesy of Dean Unglert/Instagram

That similar day, Unglert additionally made the adoption Instagram official, joking, “Happy bday, Pappy! It’s not his actual bday but somehow this little s–t convinced us to adopt him. It’s not what we wanted to do when we originally fostered him, but dammit he left us no choice.”

In all seriousness, the previous Bachelor admitted that Pappy wasn’t the simplest pet to tackle for the reason that “old geezer comes with a laundry list of health complications,” however they “decided to fill his waning years on Earth with as much love as we possibly can.”

On Monday, the Bachelorette season 13 alum let his followers know that Pappy could also be gone, however he will surely not be forgotten.

“The joy he brought into our lives will remain with us until we crossover ourselves only to be reunited with him,” he wrote. “And we like to think the joy we brought into his was the cherry on top of a life filled with love.”

Dean Unglert and Pappy
Courtesy of Dean Unglert/Instagram

Members of Bachelor Nation supplied their condolences to Unglert and Miller-Keyes within the feedback together with Nick Viall’s girlfriend, Natalie Joy. “Y’all gave him one hell of a life!” the 22-year-old surgical technician wrote. “He was just as lucky to have y’all as y’all were to have him.”

The Bachelorette season 11 star Kaitlyn Bristowe additionally paid her respects, commenting, “😢😢😢 I’m so sorry, what a life you both gave him. ❤️.”

In January, when the couple first introduced Pappy residence, Unglert admitted that having to ultimately say goodbye to their foster canine wasn’t going to be straightforward. “This is my first time fostering and I already know it’ll be so hard to give him up,” he wrote by way of Instagram. “So, in the meantime, we’re gonna give him all the love we can.”

Listen to Here For the Right Reasons to get inside scoop in regards to the Bachelor franchise and unique interviews from contestants


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here