Since the early days of film and movie-making, animal stars have charmed and entertained us. But what are these animal icons’s lives and personalities like off-screen? For the first time ever, the new book Animal Stars allows readers behind the scenes with a wide variety of animals actors, their trainers, and the American Humane’s professional staff monitoring their safety. In a way that has never been so authentically explored, it reveals the fascinating world of entertainment where our favorite animal actors – and their famous human co-stars – together, bring stories to life on the silver screen. For all animal lovers and movie goers, Animal Stars offers heroic, entertaining, often humorous, and truly inspiring tales of movie magic.