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Chris Evans scares the Internet after posting misleading photo of dog

Chris Evans shared a snap of his pooch, saying he missed him

Emmy Griffiths

Chris Evans had to apologise to his fans on the Internet after tweeting a snap of his dog with a caption that read: "Really missing this guy right now," leading people to believe that his pet pooch had passed away. The Captain America actor then clarified his comments, writing: "To be clear, he's alive and well, just thousands of miles away for the next couple months." Twitter users had a hilarious reaction to the misleading tweet, with celebrities including Seth Rogen and the popular Twitter account 'We Rate Dogs' among those to jokily scolding Chris.

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Chris shared a snap of his dog

Seth replied to Chris' post, writing: "[Expletive] dude I was like crying," while We Rate Dogs wrote: "CHRIS YOU MUST SPECIFY WHY HE'S MISSED NEXT TIME MY GOODNESS." Others were quick to joke about the post, with one writing: "Really missing Chris Evans right now (oh, he's fine, we just haven't had a new Captain America movie in a little bit)," while another added: "Hey, IF thanos kicks your butt, can I have your dog... I actually think the dog may be the one to save us all."

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Chris opened up about adopting his pet dog in an interview with Elle magazine back in April. Speaking about taking a break from work, he said: "I took the last year off and moved home to Massachusetts. To be honest, I didn't do a whole lot. My sister has three kids. I spent a lot of time with them, just really hanging out. I got a dog a year ago. She's become a huge part of my life. I felt very normal, like a regular human. I felt like my 12-year-old self. And I was really full of a lot of joy."

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