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‘Can You See Him..’: 42-Year-Old Venus Williams Delights Fans With a Glimpse of Her Most-Loved ‘Harry’ Days Ahead of Grass-Court Comeback in Netherlands

Published 06/08/2023, 4:00 PM EDT

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Venus Williams, the 7x Grand Slam champion, will be gracing the upcoming Libema Open in the Netherlands with her presence. She has been invited to the tournament with a wildcard. As Williams is ready for her comeback, she granted the public a heartfelt peek into her personal life. On her Instagram story, she flaunted the unique bond she shared with her treasured pooch, Harry.

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Notably, Venus and Harry have shared priceless moments of bliss for 16 years. While Williams’ dedication to mastering the game of tennis remains her all-consuming passion, her bond with her pup transcends the boundaries of the court. Harry offers Williams unwavering solace, loyalty, and affection — qualities that only a genuine friend and confidant can provide.

Venus Williams and her attachment with her dog Harry


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Harry has been an integral part of Williams’ daily routine – a source of calm and solace amidst the hectic buzz of her tennis career. She has often posted adorable pictures of Harry with heartwarming captions on her Instagram. An array of activities keeps Harry happy and healthy, each of which brings joy to Williams.

Whether it’s a rigorous play session with a squeaky plush toy or an amiable stroll around the park, the tender love between William and Harry is more than evident off the court. She recently answered a fan’s emotional inquiry on her Insta story. Despite being preoccupied with her much-anticipated comeback in tennis, it is beyond evident that her love for Harry continues to be a key part of her life.


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In her latest Insta Q&A, a fan asked her about the whereabouts of Harry. She replied, ” ..this is what Harry is up to. Can you see him? He is sleeping. Always. Haha.”

She had uploaded a video of Harry sleeping on the sidelines of her court. She ensures that her furry friends receive their much-needed quality activity time. Her dedication to her dog evidences her commitment to being a responsible pet owner and sets an example for others to follow.

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A few weeks ago, Williams collaborated on the healthy lifestyles of pets and owners

The veteran tennis star joined forces with Purina’s Pro Plan to promote a healthy lifestyle for pets and their owners. With a focus on nutritious food and physical activity, Williams aims to inspire dog owners to prioritize their furry companions’ well-being. Through a two-month challenge, she encourages owners to include their pets in their fitness routines.

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Williams’s dedication to meaningful causes shines through as she shares her collaboration on Instagram, emphasizing the joy and inspiration her pet brings. Her unwavering commitment to promoting wellness makes her a powerful advocate for change.


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Dr Aditya Raveendran Menon

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Aditya Menon is a Tennis Writer at EssentiallySports, covering several high-profile tournaments and events. With a passion for writing that matches his love for the sport, he has a special interest in covering the activities of tennis legends like Serena Williams and the ‘Big Three’ of men’s tennis. Aditya’s interest in tennis started at a young age when his father introduced him to the sport.

Edited By: Arijit Saha