29 Jul '11, 10pm

PETA Slams HollyRod for Animal in Auction, Sharon Osbourne Defends

PETA Slams HollyRod for Animal in Auction, Sharon Osbourne Defends

PETA slammed Holly Robinson-Peete for including an animal, more specifically a Yorkshire terrier, in a recent auction to benefit the HollyRod Foundation. The dog that went up for auction quickly became famous after Ozzy Osbourne purchased the pooch for $10,000 to give to his wife Sharon Osbourne . Sharon had adored the puppy from the moment she laid eyes on him. On yesterday’s episode of CBS’ The Talk , Holly Robinson-Peete surprised her co-host by bringing Charlie, the Yorkie that the Osbourne’s won at auction, onto the set. Soon after the episode aired PETA’s twitter account criticized celebs who buy animals at auction. PETA’s twitter post read , “Whenever we see celebs w/ purebred pups, we write 2 make sure they r aware of homeless animal crisis. Adoption is always the way to go! ?” The twitter post by PETA doesn’t name any specific celebrities, but with Ozzy’s five fig...

Full article: http://www.ecorazzi.com/2011/07/29/peta-slams-hollyrod-fo...

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