Belfast Telegraph

Monday 15 September 2014

Britney Spears ‘surrounding herself with pets’

Mandatory Credit: Photo by Startraks Photo / Rex Features (2165840fr) Britney Spears 85th Annual Academy Awards Oscars, Elton John AIDS Foundation Party, Los Angeles, America - 24 Feb 2013

Britney Spears is reportedly worrying those around her as she has been buying so many animals.

The American singer is a huge fan of dogs and recently introduced her new puppy to her fans via Twitter. She is understood to have at least four other pooches, but has been adding to her pets as she struggles to get over her split from fiancé Jason Trawick.

"It wasn't too bad when she just had a couple of dogs, but as her menagerie grows, it's getting to be a lot of work," an insider told National Enquirer.

It's suggested the star often takes a trip to the pet store when she is feeling low. When she feels as if things are "spiralling out of control", going to look at animals makes her feel better.

"The problem is that when she gets a new animal, she doesn't take care of it and just passes the responsibility over to her house staff," the insider said.

"It's hard for her to trust people. So she's turning to animals for affection."

Her loved ones understand why furry critters make Britney feel safe, although they are worried she has too many pets.

© Cover Media

COMMENT RULES: Comments that are judged to be defamatory, abusive or in bad taste are not acceptable and contributors who consistently fall below certain criteria will be permanently blacklisted. The moderator will not enter into debate with individual contributors and the moderator’s decision is final. It is Belfast Telegraph policy to close comments on court cases, tribunals and active legal investigations. We may also close comments on articles which are being targeted for abuse. Problems with commenting? customercare@belfasttelegraph.co.uk

Nightlife Galleries

More

Latest Entertainment News

Latest Music News

Latest Film & TV News

Latest Eating Out News

Horoscopes

Your Horoscopes by Russell Grant

Virgo:

Your employer won't be able to deliver on a promise, which is discouraging. Instead of pouring even more energy into your career, turn your attention to your love life. Spending lots of time with an attentive partner will make your confidence soar. Soon, you'll be inspired to apply for a great job that normally would be intimidating. By projecting enthusiasm and confidence, you could land this position in record time. If you're single, you could fall head over heels in love with a wild rebel.More