Entertainment A look back at Uggie the dog's 13 adorable years Print Share fbShare Tweet Email The Hollywood pup seen in the Academy Award winning film "The Artist," passed away at the age of 13 in Los Angeles, California, his owner said on Wednesday. "We regret to inform to all our friends, family and Uggie's fans that our beloved boy has passed away," Uggie's owner and trainer Omar Von Muller said in a Facebook posting. The beloved furry star also appeared in "Water for Elephants" and "The Campaign" and retired in 2012. Comments We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.