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Alyssa Milano meets Scooby-Roo after helping him get his doggie wheelchair. (Photo: Alyssa Milano) Helin Jung is an associate editor at PEOPLEPets.com. She adopted her dog, a senior Maltese named Ethel, from the Humane Society of New York in 2009. She lives in Queens. At PEOPLEPets.com, we hear about lots …

Cal Ripken, Jr’.s canine namesake In our December newsletter, we asked: Do you have a pet named after a celebrity? We found that lots of famous people (or their names, at least) have gone to the dogs — and the cats, too. Baseball Hall of Famer Cal Ripken, Jr., singer …