Biography & Net Worth: What kind of dog does Kelly Bensimon have?

It’s been almost a year since Kelly Bensimon adopted her Lab mix Chief, and the Real Housewives of New York City actress and her daughters have a big celebration planned in honor of the pup’s first birthday.

On March 22, Bensimon told PEOPLEPets.com at the New York premiere of John Freida’s The Decision, “It’s a big thing.” “Chief is one of them, and she’s been a fantastic addition.”

Chief, who lives with Bensimon’s Jack Russell terrier Bear and her Havanese Fluffy, has proven to be a wonderful influence on the star’s daughters, Sea Louis, 12, and Thaddeus Ann, ten.

What kind of dog does Kelly Bensimon have?

Kelly Bensimon’s dog is a Labrador and half pitbull mix.

“so she’s a big dog,” Bensimon explained. “It’s actually been really good [for them] because it’s been extremely stabilizing, but it’s also excellent for the girls to be given responsibility,” says the narrator.

And the ladies are delighted to repay the favor. Bensimon claimed the trio settled on dessert together after discussing a party with her daughters. “We’re going to create Chief a Chief-style birthday cake.”