Brooke Houts is a young American social media personality. Brooke Houts is primarily popular as a YouTube content creator who was involved in an animal abuse controversy leading to deleting all her videos from her channel.
Table of Biography
Early Life and Childhood
Brooke Houts was born on November 24, 1998, and she is currently 22 years old. She hails from Atlanta Georgia, and her zodiac sign is Sagittarius. She has not shared much regarding her parents, family, and other family details. She also has yet to share information related to her educational journey.
Career and Professional Life
Professionally, Brooke Houts is a social media personality. She is primarily famous as a YouTube vlogger. She is popular for her self-titled Youtube channel. Likewise, she has gained popularity on the video-sharing app for her frequently personal and often humorous vlog entries that relate to her own life.
She began her YouTube channel on 2 February 2014. She then posted her first video to her channel on 23 November 2015. Additionally, she has garnered more than 290,000 subscribers on her YouTube channel.
She also gained attention in August 2019 through a controversial video with her dog. However, she was not charged by the Animal Task Force for this controversy. The Youtube star is also friends with fellow YouTuber Ally Hardesty. She and Ally have collaborated on a special Friday the 13th video.
She is a YouTuber known for her vlogs, lifestyle, story-time, and fitness videos. Her rise to fame started in October 2016. At that time, she was gaining a couple of thousand subscribers in one day. This growth rate started escalating for several months beyond. From November 2017 to September 2018, her channel was not on the slightest growth. However, she started re-gaining minor exposure again.
After a controversial video showed her abusing her dog, she received major backlash. Following this, she eventually deleted all of her videos. She has since started a new vlog channel with her boyfriend Teale. In this channel, they continue to produce content to this day.
She actually started off as a Story-time YouTuber. She used to share her unique experiences throughout her life. In early 2016, she started doing several prank videos and make-up videos. Then in 2017, she had started doing more in-real-life video vlogs but did continue her story-time series. She had also been doing fitness and viral challenges to assist in getting channel growth.
On 6 August 2019, she had accidentally uploaded a video pranking her pet Doberman named Sphinx. In addition to the prank, Sphinx has always been jumping around her to be playful. However, she reached a different level. She is seen choke holding, spitting and hitting, kicking and shoving her Doberman pet.
The video was eventually taken down from her channel later on. But before that happened, people had already downloaded the video. She did upload it again but was edited to make it seem like a normal video on her channel. However, she proceeded to take it down as well with a lot of re-uploads still in play.
Regarding the abusive video, she did make a statement on Twitter claiming that she did overthink, had been less exceptionable, and overall claims she is not an animal abuser. She also claimed that she did not spit on her dog but the video clearly showed the opposite of what she claimed. Moreover, she also confessed that she should not have shouted at her pet as she did in the footage.
Over 100,000 Twitter users responded to her Tweet claiming that she shouldn’t own a 70 lb Doberman if she does not know how to. Some Twitter users also replied constructively. Some of such comments/replies were “other pet-owners never attempted physical conflicts with their pet”, should have her Doberman taken away, and should be terminated off of YouTube.
The growth of the Controversy
The controversy actually did not get as big until the next day, i.e. 7 August. She lost over 4,000 subscribers on YouTube and 2,000 the next day. She had been trending on Twitter inside the United States.
Many people had called the Animal Cruelty Task Force and they were investigating what had happened during the film. Following the investigation, the police decided not to charge her for animal abuse. But her youtube channel and career have ultimately come to end.
She gained over 100,000 dislikes on her latest video in 24 hours. She also gained a mass amount of dislikes in her other latest videos. Moreover, her Instagram account was deleted on 7 August, as the growth of the controversy was rising.
Brooke Houts is in a romantic relationship with Teale. The couple has a couple’s Youtube channel called “Brooke & Teale” and they started sharing videos on this channel starting in March 2020. In one of her Instagram posts, she regards Teale as her rock. Moreover, in the same post, she also thanked her lover for his kindness, compassion, love for God, drive, and so much more.
In December 2018, she adopted a pet Doberman named Sphinx. She also created an alternate account for her dog named @sphinxthedobe. In early 2020, Brook moved to Idaho to live with her boyfriend and produce videos for their vlog channel together.
She stands tall at an approximate height of 5’6″ and weighs around 55 kgs. Likewise, her chest-waist-hip body measurements are approximately 35-27-36 inches respectively. Likewise, she has hazel green eyes and brown hair.
Social Media and Net Worth
Talking about her social media presence, Brooke Houts goes by @brookeahouts on Instagram. This account boasts 29 posts shares and over 4.8k followers at the time of writing this biography, i.e. November 2020.
Likewise, she created her “Brooke Houts” Youtube channel on 3 February 2014. This channel currently has more than 834.8 views and 296K subscribers. She also has a separate channel with her lover called “Brooke & Teale”. This channel has garnered 443.6k views and 3.91K subscribers since its creation on June 13, 2015. Moving on, she has a net worth of approximately $280K dollars.