Speidi: Maybe Al Roker Was Right

Published by PETA.

Remember when Al Roker suggested to Heidi Montag and Spencer Pratt that there are some people who believe that they just might be “everything that is wrong with celebrity in this country”?


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It looks like the dreaded “Speidi” are proving Mr. Roker’s point for him. Much like other famous airheads, “Speidi” have shown their total disregard for the plight of homeless animals by buying themselves a “designer dog.”

When the duo first expressed an interest in adding a canine member to their family, PETA sent them a letter clueing them in to the importance of adopting dogs and cats from shelters—but, apparently, Heidi and Spencer are too caught up in themselves to care about the 6 to 8 million dogs and cats who are turned over to animal shelters every year.

We probably shouldn’t be surprised, though. Here’s a question for you: What happened to Bella the Chihuahua?

Written by Amanda Schinke

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