It's not just Jeetendra who feeds stray dogs outside his home.
Govinda and his wife Sunita have been feeding stray animals
including dogs, cats and crows for some years now. People visiting
their Juhu home are pleasantly surprised to see bowls of cat and
dog biscuits, water and milk outside the door.
Says a source close to the actor, "Govinda's mother was a lover
of animals. When they stayed at Virar his mother would feed cows,
dogs and crows and sometimes they would follow her home. Chi Chi
developed a love for animals at a young age. Today he has two pet
dogs -- a St Bernard called Simha and a Chihuahua called Gorgeous.
His mother inculcated in him that it's good to give food to
Though the ritual had stopped for some time apparently it was
the actor's wife Sunita who started it again a couple of years
back. "Every morning the domestic servants are instructed to put
fresh, clean water, milk and cat and dog food in four separate
bowls. Apart from Gorgeous and Simha, stray dogs and cats that
wander into the building can eat outside from the bowls and go
away. Sunita loves animals and it was she who started the trend of