Social Relationships Family In late , on her eighteenth birthday, she bought her family a 2. Demi had a puppy named Buddy who she described as her son. Soon after he died following tragic accident. Demi's new puppy is called Batman. In , He did a series of interviews to benefit himself from her fame which made him the subject of her songs " For the Love of a Daughter " and " Shouldn't Come Back ".
He died from alcohol abuse on June 22, , at the age of fifty three. Shortly after his passing, Lovato revealed he had been suffering from a mental illness, and that in his honor she created The Lovato Treatment Scholarship Program.
The song from Lovato's fifth album Confident entitled Father is also about her father. However, while being interviewed by Complex , Demi said that they are no longer close. Love life Demi's first boyfriend was a boy named Scott Hughes she dated when she was In , she dated Alex DeLeon.
In , Lovato briefly dated Joe Jonas. In , Demi's on and off relationship with Wilmer Valderrama began. She was also rumored to have dated, Logan Henderson and One Direction's Niall Horan in the same year, both were proven false. In mid , though this was proven to be false, it was stated that she had a brief romance with longtime friend, Nick Jonas. Demi's latest boyfriend was Wilmer Valderrama.
They announced in June that they broke up, but are still best friends. Lovato was an early adopter on social media, and has developed incredible support across her various networks, allowing her to engage and communicate directly with her fans across the globe. Views Religious Lovato is a Christian and prays with her band before they perform.
She has described herself as very spiritual rather than very religious and confirmed her belief in God. She goes to a Southern baptist church occasionally and reads her Bible daily. Equality She is an active supporter of gay rights, tweeting "Gay, straight, lesbian, bi No one is better than anyone else.
What an incredible day for California AND for equality. It debuted on the Billboard Hot at number The proceeds from the song were directed to environmental charities to the Disney Worldwide Conservation Fund. Lovato is also the spokesperson for the Join the Surge Campaign! She was featured in a January public service announcement for Voto Latino to promote the organization's "Be Counted" campaign for the United States Census.
Disney Channel publicity officials quickly took action and apologized to Lovato, then removed those episodes from the network's airing cycle and video on demand sources, after further criticism in the wake of Lovato's message to the network's public relations account.