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Former Fur Trade CEO Calls for Boris Johnson to Ban Fur Sales

Former British Fur Trade Association (BFTA) CEO Mike Moser wants Prime Minister Boris Johnson to ban all fur sales. Moser spent over a decade in the industry, initially at the International Fur Federation and then...
Los Angeles Considers Total Ban on Fur Trade

Los Angeles Considers Total Ban on Fur Trade

The city of Los Angeles is one step closer to adopting a citywide ban on fur. LA Animal Save, a non-profit organization which holds vigils for animals going to slaughter, called upon its Instagram followers in early...
E India Officially Bans Import of Seal Fur and Skins

India Officially Bans Import of Seal Fur and Skins

In a blow to the Canadian seal hunting industry, the Directorate General of Foreign Trade of India has officially banned the import of seal furs and skins. Reported by Mumbai Mirror, the landmark decision is...

Bill Bailey, Ricky Gervais and Judi Dench Fight for a Fur Free Britain

Thirty celebrities have addressed the UK government in a letter, urging that all fur imports are banned after Brexit. The open letter, penned to Prime Minister Theresa May, states: “Britain’s responsibility to animals does not...

Dame Helen Mirren Approved Company Aims to Take Down Fur Industry

Where animal fur was once a powerhouse in the fashion industry, it is now becoming a niche item desired by few people. To many, the realities of the fur industry remain hidden, and concerningly a...

Animal Pelts or Ikea Rugs? Are Game of Thrones Costumes Vegan?

Season 7 of Game of Thrones is well under way and as usual it’s presenting all sorts of challenges for the team behind the scenes. Michelle Clapton, costume designer for the award winning series,...

NYC Fashion Store With History Of Selling Dog Fur, Faces Scrutiny Yet Again

Century 21, the retail store established in New York in the 60s, is the latest to be criticised for selling fur garments. The company offers a range of garments containing fur from foxes, rabbits,...