Stealing someone’s dog sounds bad enough in itself, but what about when said hound is Elizabeth Taylor’s pooch? According to Loulou de la Falaise, that’s the reason she got kicked out of boarding school in Gstaad. But, as the daughter of Maxime de la Falaise told WWD in a July 22, 1976 profile, she was hardly to blame. “I was kicked out rather fast,” she recalled. “I was accused of stealing Liz Taylor’s dog, but it wasn’t true. I found this abandoned dog — his paws were bleeding in the snow. I took him home and took care of him.” Still, our Paris correspondent noted she had other antics up her sleeve — for instance, “her habit of asking Gstaad residents for jobs.”


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