Katie has a new furry companion

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With the details of Katie Price‘s personal life currently unraveling within the media, the mother-of-five appears to have found solace in a new furry companion.

After 40-year-old Katie admitted herself into rehab last month, determined to battle her struggles with PTSD once and for all, she found herself in the center of multiple media dramas.

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At the time of Katie’s admission into The Priory, reports alluded to financial trouble outside of her personal problems.

The mother of Harvey, 16, Junior, 13, Princess, 11, five-year-old Jett and four-year-old Bunny, is reportedly verging on bankruptcy – receiving visits from debt collectors ‘every week’ due to her outstanding debts .

Next week, it’s understood Katie will have a court hearing for her financial crisis.

Albeit the sticky situation, and with her bankruptcy hearing a week away, the former glamour model reportedly forked out £1,000 for a new pup to ‘take her mind off her ongoing woes’.

Following the upsetting death of her last dog, Queenie, who was sadly run over in February, sources claim Katie welcomed a new German Shepherd puppy into her family over the weekend.

A source shared with The Sun: ‘Katie’s last German Shepherd was run over and killed by a takeaway driver and recently it’s been weighing heavy on her mind.

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‘She sold off loads of her animals but she thinks a dog would help take her mind off everything going on in her life right now.’

The source then added the puppy is a welcome addition to Pricey’s hectic life.

‘She’s not got that kind of money to spend but everyone is supporting her as a puppy would keep her busy and stop her going out partying,’ they explained.

Announcing the tragic news of her dogs death earlier in the year, Katie shared a message on Instagram.

It read: ‘I’m absolutely Devastated heartbroken my faithful loving family dogs life Queenie has been shortened as she was killed by a heartless delivery driver who ran into our dog.’