27 Jul '11, 12am

Alexander McQueen left almost $100,000 to his pet dogs

LONDON - BRITISH fashion designer Alexander McQueen, who committed suicide in February last year, left 50,000 pounds (S$98,764) of his 16 million pound fortune to his beloved pet dogs, details of his will released on Tuesday showed. McQueen, the former enfant terrible of the fashion world who went on to find huge success with his provocative designs, left the money to ensure his dogs were pampered after he was gone. Family members, his housekeepers and his favourite charities also received large sums in the will. The will, seen by AFP and originally released after a request from Britain's Press Association news agency, said 50,000 pounds was being left 'for the upkeep and maintenance of my dog or dogs so long as my dog or dogs shall live'. He left behind three dogs called Minter, Juice and Callum, the Daily Telegraph newspaper reported. McQueen wrote a suicide note asking ...

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