Everything You Need to Know About Tyson Fury’s Pet Minnie

Published 09/29/2021, 9:00 AM EDT


In the new heavyweight era, not a lot of boxers have remained successful in leaving a mark on the sport. However, Tyson Fury has defied the odds to become the undefeated heavyweight king of recent times. He’s enjoyed the most dominant run and is far from hanging his gloves.

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In the ring, he loves putting a dent on his opponent’s resumes. However, away from the ring, he adores his pet dog, Minnie.

Recently, MTV UK created a short film where the heavyweight champ introduced his cute pet dog, Minnie. He said, ”This is part of the family that you haven’t seen and she’s my little treasured girl. She’s called Minnie, and she’s a chihuahua and she’s very nice and she loves dad. And she stinks sometimes.”

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Fury‘s love for pets isn’t new by any means. As of now, he only has one chihuahua pet dog, but earlier, he even had a Belgian Shepherd. ‘The Gypsy King’ got this unusual yet scary dog breed to guard his family when he was not around.

Tyson Fury looks for happiness in the smallest of things

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‘The Gypsy King’ Tyson Fury, over the past few years, has been a center of attraction in boxing. A large part of his incredible success goes down to his happy personal life. Fury looks for happiness in the smallest of things and this separates him from flashy fighters in boxing.

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – FEBRUARY 22: Tyson Fury celebrates his win by TKO in the seventh round against Deontay Wilder in the Heavyweight bout for Wilder’s WBC and Fury’s lineal heavyweight title on February 22, 2020 at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

His overall attitude towards life and his family pins him as a fan favorite. Therefore, even casual fans of the sport relate to the big man. Seeing him with his adorable dog, Minnie, would surely have melted many boxing lovers’ hearts, as there was genuine happiness on Tyson Fury’s face.

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Prathamesh Singh Chauhan

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Prathamesh Singh Chauhan is a Boxing Author at EssentiallySports. He is a graduate from the International Institute of Sports Management who combines his love for sports, particularly combat sports, and his flair for writing and analysis to help him in his day-to-day work. He has prior professional experience with sporting organizations such as Star Sports, Khelo India, and NBA.

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