Country music icon to display doggy fashion

Celebrated singer and country music legend Dolly Parton has announced she will be joining forces with US network channel CBS to promote the latest in canine fashionwear.

Dubbed “Dolly Parton’s Pet Gala”, the upcoming show will be two hours long and will highlight some of the star’s “Dolly’s Doggy Parton” pet fashion line that boast new styles for dogs of different breeds, shapes, and sizes.

Commenting on the event, Parton discussed her passion for dogs:

“I love animals. I’ve got all kinds, and of course, I’ve always had little dogs around, and big ones! We’re going to have some of all kinds and colours on the show, and there is nothing more fun to me than when little animals do what they do best”.

Dolly Parton’s Pet Gala has confirmed that a long list of music stars will be performing on stage alongside the pet fashion runway, but also world-famous television personalities. Co-hosting alongside Parton will be TV favourite Kelly Osbourne and the comedy actress Jane Lynch.

Parton will be singing some of her best-loved hits at the gala including classic like “9 to 5,” “Jolene” and “Puppy Love”, and be joined by contemporary country stars like Chris Janson, Lainey Wilson and Carly Pearce. Other celebrity guests appearing with their pets will include Hollywood’s Drew Barrymore, Iain Armitage, Jessica Simpson, Neil Patrick Harris and Kristen Bell, along with sports newscaster Jim Nantz and comedian Margaret Cho.

The event will be streamed on the Paramount Plus channel on February 21.