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Hundreds of thousands of fur-bearing animals are killed or maimed by traps each year in Canada. But many Canadians are unaware that these traps are even used or what kind of suffering they cause.
Many of the terms commonly employed by the fur industry are neither well defined nor regulated under the law. Canada’s Competition Act does not specifically restrict the use of terms like “environmentally friendly”.
From beavers to bears to coyotes and skunks there are alternatives for living peaceful with wildlife. Learn all about our Living with Wildlife programs.
While the true victims of the fur trade are the animals, the industry also victimizes consumers misinformation campaigns.