On June 14, 2009 the Sun-Herald.com posted the photo above with the report that Sly had bought a puppy from the man in the picture. Sly purchased a Catahoula puppy from Craig Seiller. Sly named the pup, Barney after the character that Sly plays in “The Expendables”. Here’s a bit of what Mr. Seiller had to say about Sly:
“This guy is the real deal… He treated me just like a neighbor or a friend.. He’s down-to-earth, a real, regular guy. He invited me back a few days later and we went on the set while he directed some stunt scenes. With all those people there, he took the time to explain, to me, how these shots are made. Can you imagine that?
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