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Fur is used in reference to the hair of animals, usually mammals, particularly those with extensive body hair coverage that is generally soft and thick, as opposed ...

The Fur Industry | Animals Used for Clothing | The Issues | PETA


Whether it came from an animal on a fur farm or one who was trapped in the wild, every fur coat, trinket, and bit of trim caused an animal tremendous suffering.

Inside the Fur Industry: Factory Farms | Animals Used for Clothing ...


Eighty-five percent of the fur industry's skins come from animals living captive in fur factory farms.<sup>1</sup> These farms can hold thousands of animals, and their farming  ...

Last Chance for Animals - Fur Trade Facts


Fur Farms. Each Year, approximately 50 million animals raised on fur farms around the world, which account for the majority of the world's fur production, will be ...

Ten Fast Facts about Fur - Born Free USA


More than 50 million animals are violently killed for use in fashion every year. Methods used to kill animals for their fur include gassing, electrocution, and neck  ...

12 Surprising Animals People Actually Wear | Photos | PETA Kids


As crazy as it might sound, some people STILL wear clothing made from animal fur or skin. What they may not realize is that every fur-trimmed coat, leather bag, ...

fur | animal skin | Britannica.com


The pelts of fur-bearing animals are called true furs when they consist of two elements: a dense undercoat, called ground hair, and longer hairs, extending ...

Fur Free Alliance


Fur Free Alliance - Working together towards a fur free world! The Fur Free Alliance is an international coalition of more than 40 animal protection organisations ...

Saga Furs - Animal Welfare Problems - Fur Free Alliance


Saga Furs is a Finnish fur brand and fur auction house, which products are ... Saga fur is neither “ethical” nor “animal welfare friendly” but the product of ...

Fur Farming - Animal Welfare Problems - Fur Free Alliance


Most fur sold globally is from farmed animals, as mink, foxes, raccoon dogs, rabbits and chinchillas. Worldwide more than 80 million mink and foxes were killed ...

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Nine Shocking Fur Facts | Features | PETA


Discover nine shocking fur facts that will make you think twice about wearing the corpse of any animal.

Fur-Free : The Humane Society of the United States


Animals need their fur more than we do. The HSUS is committed to ending cruelty and killing for fur--in favor of compassion in fashion.

Animal Cruelty - Fur - Vegan Peace


Animal Cruelty - Fur: information about cruelty in the fur industry.