Harmon Drove Perrette Off The Show

NCIS fan favorite Pauley Perrette was driven off the crime drama after 16 years because she hated the vicious pit bulldog co-star Mark Harmon insists on bringing to the set — even after a bloody attack!

That’s the shocking truth behind the 48-year-old actress’ sudden October announcement that she’s leaving her beloved role as quirky crime lab whiz Abby Sciuto, sources insist.

“She doesn’t feel safe on set and she doesn’t want to be around his dog,” says an insider. And it’s no wonder.

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