Demi Lovato receives intense backlash from fans for wearing fur (PHOTO)

Feb 10, 2016 at 10:05 a.m. ET
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Demi Lovato has left fans angry and disappointed in her after posting a picture on Instagram of herself wearing a fur coat while she poses with her adorable pooch, Batman.

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The photo appears to be a behind-the-scenes snap from Lovato's Allure magazine photo shoot and shows her smiling into the camera while holding her dog against her chest. She captioned the image with three heart emojis, but the comments on the picture have been anything but loving.


"Unfollowed her now, I was big fan..." sk8erhorse wrote.

"Just last week you were posting pictures with wolves and now you're wearing fur?" asked twobit333.

Fan mickydl commented on the fact that Lovato was wearing fur while holding her dog. They wrote, "Noooooo demi [sic] ... Seriously fur?? Whilst holding your dog??!! Com [sic] on thats [sic] disgusting."

"If this is real fur, Demi, i [sic] am really dissapointed [sic] in you," jennyeline shared.

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The fact is, Lovato may not be wearing real fur, and commenters have been quick to come to her defense.

"@Mickydl it's most like fake dude... Ppl need to calm down about this," megsx3shorty wrote.

"HER FUR ISN'T REAL, STOP HATERS," fladalessandro wrote.

And commenter warriorforanimals agreed. They wrote, "I don't believe the fur is real. Demi is against animal testing so I don't think she would wear real fur. Would be great if she confirmed that it's not real. Could you confirm Demi, thanks xx."

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Lovato has yet to comment on whether the fur is real or not.

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