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Uniqlo Just Banned Alpaca Wool From All 2200 Stores

Uniqlo Just Banned Alpaca Wool From All 2,200 Stores

Uniqlo has banned alpaca wool from all of its 2,200 stores. The Japan-based fashion manufacturer and retailer ditched alpaca wool after viewing an exposé. International animal rights organization PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of...
Vegan Singer Billie Eilish Sweeps Grammy Awards With Historic Wins

Billie Eilish and Pink Want You to Ditch Wool

Billie Eilish wants people to think twice about buying wool. The vegan musician shared a video starring Pink that exposes animal cruelty in the wool industry. Seventeen-year-old Eilish took to Instagram to ask her more...
Glasgow Buses Urge Scotland to Ditch Cruel Wool

Australia’s Wool Farmers Are Swapping Sheep for Grains

Drought-stricken Australia is seeing sheep farmers seek other means of income as food sources for the once-lucrative Australian wool industry become increasingly scarce. According to a recent report from the group Australian Wool Innovation, the...
Glasgow Buses Urge Scotland to Ditch Cruel Wool

Glasgow Buses Urge Scotland to Ditch Cruel Wool

New advertisements urging consumers to boycott wool have appeared across Glasgow. The ads show a woman wearing a wool turtleneck pulled up across her face. The statement next to her reads, "Don't let them pull the...
'Toy Story 4' Urged to Make Bo Peep More Compassionate to Sheep

‘Toy Story 4’ Urged to Make Bo Peep More Compassionate to Sheep

Pixar just released the trailer for its computer-animated children's film "Toy Story 4." Set to be released in June this year, the brief clip shows many of the franchise's beloved characters; Woody, Buzz, Jessie, and...
What Do Vegans Wear That's Cruelty-Free?

What Do Vegans Wear That’s Cruelty-Free?

When people think of the vegan lifestyle, often the first thing that comes to mind is what can't be eaten and what can be eaten. However, veganism extends to more than just the food...
7 Eco Wool-Free Vegan Socks to Keep Your Feet Warm This Winter

7 Eco Wool-Free Vegan Socks to Keep Your Feet Warm This Winter

No one likes having cold feet. Although most people are accustomed to wearing winter socks made from animal by-products, such as wool, many brands sell eco-friendly, vegan socks that will keep your feet just...
Lacoste and the Fast Retailing Co. Ditch Mohair Following Brutal Expose of the Industry

Lacoste Joins 340 Brands and Ditches Mohair

International French clothing company Lacoste, recognizable by its green crocodile logo, has banned mohair. According to international animal rights organization PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals), Lacoste, along with Fast Retailing Co. - which...

Scotland Urged to Introduce Mandatory CCTV in Sheep-Shearing Farms Following Reports of Animal Abuse

Scotland is being urged to install cameras in sheep-shearing farms across the country due to animal rights violations. Following reports of cruelty in the industry, international animal rights organization PETA sent a letter to the...

‘Real Housewife’ Joanna Krupa’s New Anti-Wool Times Square Billboard Targets Forever 21

Polish-American actor and animal rights activist Joanna Krupa, who has appeared on "Dancing with the Stars," "The Real Housewives of Miami," and on "Top Model" as host and head judge, is making her stance...
New Zealand Bans Sheep Mulesing

New Zealand Becomes First Wool-Producing Country to Ban Sheep Mulesing

New Zealand lawmakers have made history by passing a ban against sheep mulesing. The country, known for its sheep farming and wool exports, has officially prohibited the practice following increased pressure from animal welfare...
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Luxury Fashion Brand Ralph Lauren Bans Mohair

American fashion giant Ralph Lauren has banned the use of mohair across all of its lines, including Ralph Lauren Home, Polo Ralph Lauren, Chaps, Club Monaco, and American Living. The company, which has products in...

Designer Fashion Brand Gucci Officially Bans Cruel Angora Wool Made From Rabbits

Major fashion label Gucci has pledged to ban the use of angora wool in its designs. The decision comes in response to a campaign led by animal rights giant People for the Ethical Treatment of...
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Students Awarded for Creating Cruelty-Free Vegan Hemp and Coconut ‘Woocoa’ Wool

A vegan wool called "Woocoa" has taken home the PETA Prize for Animal-Free Wool at the 2018 Biodesign Challenge, an annual competition that challenges art and design students to "envision future applications of biotechnology." The award ceremony took...

Team Canada’s Vegan Olympic Uniforms Just Won Their Own Award

Animal rights group PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) has awarded Canadian retailer Hudson’s Bay Company with a Certificate of Appreciation for providing vegan uniforms to the Canadian Winter Olympics team. “With their...

Joaquin Phoenix Appears in Anti-Wool Billboard for NY Fashion Week

New York’s Fashion Week: Men’s is right around the corner. For an event that will likely see countless animal products modeled to a room full of applause, those attending this year's shows will be given...

Joaquin Phoenix Campaigns for Ethical, Vegan Fashion

A huge, new advertisement featuring Academy Award nominee, Joaquin Phoenix, wearing a Brave Gentlemen vegan wool suit, has just gone public. The ad is run by animal rights organization, PETA, who says you can find it "at the...

Nude Alicia Silverstone Appears in Portland for Vegan Anti Wool Campaign

Actress, author, and activist Alicia Silverstone is turning heads in Oregon this week. The “Clueless” star is featured naked on a giant PETA billboard in Portland in an effort to bring awareness to the...