Lena Dunham and Lamby, her dog , have been all over the news lately. She rehomed her dog of more than four years and the internet is up in arms about it.
There are different accounts about how and why this rehoming occurred. But what went down? Continue reading for more info.
Who is Lena Dunham? .
In case you are clueless, Lena Dunham is the former founder and Star of Girls. The HBO show launched her into a body-positivity jack-of-all-trades and bonafide feminist from daughter of wealthy Manhattan parents and Oberlin alum.
She’s had her lots of controversy over the years. However, most of her controversy is self-inflicted because she often uses social media to confess and comment. Unfortunately, her animals got caught in the cross-fire.
Dunham has been in the news since not just one but three of her animals have left her home for good. Two of them died; her cat Gia Maria and her Yorkie, Bowie.
Then Lamby, the most known of her pets and Dunham’s first dog rescue. After four years of what she claimed to be aggressive and unmanageable behavior , Dunham rehomed the dog. However, this story isn’t adding up, so learn more about the dog’s narrative and what happened here.
The History of Lamby.
Dunham adopted Lamby from a rescue in New York known called BARC Shelter almost five years ago. Lamby was her only pet for years. Lamby often appeared on her Instagram account and on several occasions in talk shows.
It appeared that the dog was friendly and social but Dunham would make reference to behavior issues like the dog drinking its urine.
Where is Lamby Now? .
The dog was adopted by someone who worked in the training facility, The Zen Dog, in which Dunham sent her dog. But why? .
Dunham claims that after years of training Lamby, she simply was not able to give him the sort of home where he could thrive and could no longer handle his aggressiveness.
She also claims on social media, that the dog had three previous owners before her and had been abused. This is the point where the drama sets in since people from BARC have a different story.
They assert that the first owners of Lamby mentioned lack of time to take care of the dog as their reason. That having been said, the shelter also points out that this is the only info they had concerning the dog and the history that Dunham was given about it.
Additional Dunham’s Pet Drama.
The Lamby drama is worsened by the misfortunes that happened to her other pets. As aforementioned, her dog and cat passed away recently.
But what bothered people most is the fact that Dunham has adopted two Poodles which are rumored to be non-rescues. People are now wondering what is wrong inside her residence.