Zoe Saldana adopts puppy

Updated: Dec 24, 2012, 09:50 AM IST

Los Angeles: Actress Zoe Saldana has done a noble cause this Christmas by adopting a puppy.

The 34-year-old rescued a scraggly white pooch from a shelter last week introduced it to her fans on Twitter Dec 20.

The actress has named her new pet as mugsy and posted an image of the wire-haired canine sitting in the passenger`s seat of a car and wrote: "Meet Mugsy!!! Rescued her last week - my best friend named her. She`s adorable and super smart."

IANS