Coco Austin and Ice T are in deep mourning after losing their beloved dog Spartacus over the weekend.
Passing away after complications from knee surgery, the six-year-old pooch’s death has left his devoted owners devastated.
‘My heart is hurting tremendously,’ wrote the 37-year-old model on Instagram.
‘Today Sparty died after knee surgery complications. He was my 1st baby with Ice. There'll never be another dog like him.’
Ice T also announced the sad news on social media, posting on Twitter: ‘Terrible News: This morning I lost my Best Friend…Spartacus died from complication after surgery..He had cancer in his knee…So sad.’
Regularly accompanying the couple on red carpets and starring on his own Instagram page, Spartacus was very much part of their family, which also includes one year old daughter Chanel.