Roger Federer has welcomed a new member into the family…a dog!

The Swiss tennis star announced the heartwarming news on Facebook saying the family finally “gave in”.

“We gave in…But we couldn‘t be happier. Welcome to the family Willow #delfie,” he wrote alongside a d(s)elfie with the dog.

Several of his fans shared their own “Willows” and told Federer that he would not regret Willow and that she will bring along happy times with her.

“You will be soooo glad you gave in… will have such happy times with Willow,” one read.

“​​She is beautiful and will bring so much joy to your family,” another wrote.

“Dogs are just the best. I’m sure the kids are super happy to have Willow in their lives,” someone else commented.

“What a cute little puppy, wish you a lot of happiness and joy with Willow,” someone else wrote.

“A family is never complete without a furry friend. Willow, you are blessed and the Federer family, your lives are about to change forever,” another commented.

Image: Facebook

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