New Jersey is full of animal lovers, and our celebrities can’t get enough of showing off their adorable pets. Here’s our picks for our favorite cats of who are from or live in the Garden State!
RHONJ star and fashion blogger Lexi Ioannou
Lexi’s hairless cat Botox may have the most fun pet name we’ve ever heard; she’s also got her own Instagram account along with Lulu the maltipoo, both beloved by Lexi.
Whoopi Goldberg – The View co-host has two Russian Blue cats, Oliver, as well as Verrazzano, who she adopted after he was thrown from a moving car along the bridge of the same name, as a kitten.
Bebe Neuwirth – she talks about her rescue cats in this video
Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi
Martha Stewart – This is Princess Peony, one of her three cats; see the rest on her blog
Perhaps most heartwarming of all is Jesse Eisenberg and his devotion to his cat Mr. Trunkles, who he took on vacation to Hawaii! He shared sweet stories about their friendship in this video in favor of “Team Cat” for the 2014 New Yorker Festival that shows he’s a completely proud cat person! He calls cats “the greatest species on earth,” something anyone with a pet as cute as Mr. Trunkles will surely agree with.
Can’t get enough NJ animal cuteness? See our 10 fave celebrity dogs.