March News: Fur Stories No Longer Black and White

March News: Fur Stories No Longer Black and White

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Fur stories in the media are becoming increasingly nuanced as reporters strive for more balance or a new angle, or…
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February News: Vegan Fashion Taking a Beating

February News: Vegan Fashion Taking a Beating

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Vegan fashion is a buzz term for clothing that doesn’t use any animal products. Often promoted by activists as “cruelty-free”…
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January News: Coyote Fur Helping Fund Cancer Research

January News: Coyote Fur Helping Fund Cancer Research

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Our favourite story last month came from Minnesota where coyote fur is helping to fight cancer! A lot of creative…
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December News: Educating People About the Fur Trade

December News: Educating People About the Fur Trade

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Educating people about the fur trade and related lifestyles can take many forms. Sharon Firth, a four-time Olympian and Northwest…
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November News: Large Wildlife in Conflict with Humans

November News: Large Wildlife in Conflict with Humans

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Some populations of large wildlife appear to be thriving, on both sides of the Atlantic, which is great from a…
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October News: No Winner Yet in Natural Fur vs Fake Fur Debate

October News: No Winner Yet in Natural Fur vs Fake Fur Debate

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The debate over natural fur vs. fake rages on in the media, but with no new arguments being put on…
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September News: Fur Bans that Aren’t Really Bans

September News: Fur Bans that Aren’t Really Bans

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Two fur “bans” that aren’t fur bans grabbed the headlines in September. Even if there’s just a smell of a…
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August News: RIP Aretha Franklin, Spreading the Word

August News: RIP Aretha Franklin, Spreading the Word

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Sadly, last month saw the passing of the Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin. She was far too talented and independent…
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July News: Invasive and Indigenous Furbearers Expanding Ranges

July News: Invasive and Indigenous Furbearers Expanding Ranges

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Our July news roundup focuses on two areas where a little more common sense could solve everyone’s problems. When wild…
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June News Roundup: Brits Debate Fur Imports, Butchers Want Protection

June News Roundup: Brits Debate Fur Imports, Butchers Want Protection

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June saw fur very much on the agenda in the UK, where the government was obliged to debate a proposal to…
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May News Roundup: Activists Attack Families, Vegan Footwear Trends

May News Roundup: Activists Attack Families, Vegan Footwear Trends

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It’s time for our May news roundup and we are going to start by talking footwear – vegan footwear to…
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April News Roundup: Faux Fur Gets Bad Rap, Vegans Try Extortion

April News Roundup: Faux Fur Gets Bad Rap, Vegans Try Extortion

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Fur has been making the headlines more often than usual, and we are very happy to see the media questioning the…
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