True Hollywood Story reported. Languages Deutsch Edit links. Then she met closeted singer Dusty Springfield in and the two women lived together for two years. By the year the twins began using their modeling career to help show support and draw focus on other issues they felt important, including publishing books on fitness and health issues, showing their support for the military with their patriotic images and words of support,  and animal rights. True Hollywood Story and a candid interview in USA TODAY  their bulimia and insecurities caused them to be obsessed with crash-dieting, bingeing and purging, abusing laxatives and destructive exercise routines for up to 10 hours a day.
Shane and Sia began modeling at the age of seven when they posed for a layout in the Sears mail-order catalog. Shane and Sia posed together in several internationally distributed Barbi Twins calendars from to
The twins first health and fitness book, Dying To Be Healthy: Breed discrimination was at the root of the recent death of Lennox, a dog that was destroyed just for being a breed too similar to a pit bull. In they helped bring public awareness to the ban on seal hunting in Canada by doing a media blitz to help end the brutality of seal hunting,  the dangers to the sea turtles and other endangered species affected by the BP oil spill,  and helped lobby and pass HR, the Animal Crush Video Prohibition Act Bill banning violent images against animals on websites. True Hollywood Story did a biography on the twins in The Cat playing twin rocket scientists, "Dr. According to the twins, their interest in animal activism began in childhood, after experiencing, at their father's ranch, animals they'd befriended and named would end up going to slaughter. Shane and Sia Barbi born April 2, , popularly known as The Barbi Twins , are identical twins , cover models , co-authors, and spokespersons  for animal rights advocacy.