Fur farming in BC continues to pose a serious public health risk after mink escape their cages and test positive for SARS-CoV-2.
Read our open letter in response to Minister of Agriculture’s letter sent to residents concerned about fur farms and COVID-19 in British Columbia.
Fourteen specialists call on the government to re-examine licensing and permits for breeding and confining mink in BC.
News release highlights ethics, welfare, and public health concerns in call to shut down British Columbia’s operating fur farms.
An infected wild mink was found in the immediate area of a Utah mink farm outbreak
TAKE ACTION: Petitions for B.C. residents and Canadians available in this article!
SARS-CoV-2 devastates mink farms worldwide, regardless of “biosecurity” measures.
High percentage of mink tested positive on Aragon fur farm recently.
13 mink farms are uninspected and running in British Columbia.
The Fur-Bearers calls on government to put protections in place at fur farms.
Fewer cars on the road doesn’t mean speed limits and danger don’t exist.