Biff, who performed the trampolining canine Buster in a John Lewis Christmas advert in 2016, has died.
The boxer grew to become well-known for his function within the festive video which noticed the mother and father shock their daughter with a trampoline for Christmas.
Biff, who celebrated his twelfth birthday earlier this month, had began to have seizures which his proprietor revealed “we could not deliver him again from, so we needed to let him go”.
The advert incorporates a cowl by Vaults of Randy Newman’s One Day I am going to Fly Away because the woman’s father builds a trampoline within the backyard on Christmas Eve.
Foxes, squirrels, a hedgehog and a badger later leap round on the trampoline – watched by Buster, who lastly enjoys his personal second on the present when the woman runs into the backyard on Christmas Day.
Biff’s proprietor, Jen Patten, stated on social media: “Fly excessive our stunning, particular boy, we will miss you eternally.
“Folks say, he had a beautiful life with us, however in actuality, we had a beautiful life with him.
“Biffy and I had a extremely particular bond, and it doesn’t matter what I requested of him, whether or not it will be new methods, shows, meet and greets, or pictures with kids, adults and animals, he would fortunately oblige, with the endurance of a saint.
“At dwelling, he was pure pleasure, making us smile day-after-day.
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“I do not know in case you are conscious however boxers are often known as the clowns of the canines, and although Biff can be skilled on the proper time, he by no means misplaced the flexibility to make us snort.
“We will miss him a lot.”