Eco-Celebrity Tweets of the Week

Celebrities tweet about the environment and animalsSometimes celebrities get a bad rap for speaking their minds, and even for just being who they are, instead of what everyone else wants them to be. However, more often than not, celebrities are committed to helping the environment and the people around them. With that in mind we are taking a look at what they are tweeting in relation to their fellow man and the planet. Below, are some select tweets by celebrities who are reaching out to their fans, followers and Mother Earth!


 

 

1. Torrey DeVitto

Torrey DeVitto joins PETA in the fight for animal adoption and against furTorrey DeVitto stars as some not-so-likeable characters on TV, one in particular is “Pretty Little Liars,” but that doesn’t stop her from showing her love for animals in real life. This week she teamed up with PETA to support animal adoption and the ban against fur.

“Hey Guys! Check out this video Beau and I did for @peta http://www.peta.org/b/thepetafiles/archive/2012/04/10/pretty-little-liar-tells-truth-about-fur.aspx #FURFREE!”

2. Chris Colfer

Chris Colfer adopts 8-year-old cat and encourages animal rescue“Glee” star Chris Colfer did a good deed this week when he adopted a cat! This isn’t the first time the actor helped animals. In 2011, he created original animal artwork to be sold and donated proceeds to a San Diego animal center.

“I adopted a cat today from the West Valley Animal Shelter! His name is Brian, he’s 8 years-old and 20 pounds! http://lockerz.com/s/200540572. It was heartbreaking to see so many sweet animals needing homes. Please think about rescuing!”

3. Spencer Grammer

Spencer Grammer starts own gardenSpencer Grammer is known for her role as the sorority girl on “Greek” and also as Kelsey Grammer’s daughter, but did you know she is also an avid gardener? She constantly tweets pictures of her garden and its progress.

http://instagr.am/p/JU7V8xj69J/

4. Lisa Edelstein

Lisa Edelstein poses nude for PETA encouraging eating green to help environmentPETA revealed a new ad of “House” actress Lisa Edelstein posing nude in support of eating green to benefit the environment. Here’s what the actress had to say about it on Twitter.

“La la la, I’m just lounging around naked on my bed of greens. Go veg. Go green. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F8oAzGqnZXk

Be sure to check back weekly for these feel good celebrity tweets and what they have to offer in only 140 characters!

-Allyson Koerner

Photo Credit: Twitter, PETA, Wikimedia Commons/David Shankbone, Spencer Grammer’s Twitter, PETA
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