Hilary Swank adopts dog

Updated: Sep 06, 2011, 12:24 PM IST

Los Angeles: Actress Hilary Swank has adopted a pet dog from an animal shelter.

The Oscar winner took her boyfriend John Campisi`s eight-year-old son Sam to the East Valley Animal Shelter and chose the dog, reports dailystar.co.uk.

Later, Swank was pictured smiling with joy as she stroked the dog and walked off clutching its leash.