News is moving quickly as SARS-CoV-2 continues to wreak havoc in the international fur industry.
As many as 17 million mink will be killed as mutated virus “poses risk to the effectiveness” of future COVID-19 vaccines
High percentage of mink tested positive on Aragon fur farm recently.
Our response to the B.C. Ministry of Agriculture regarding COVID-19 and mink farms in the province.
CBC article and analysis shows massive losses amid a disappearing market.
The Fur-Bearers calls on government to put protections in place at fur farms.
Many dangerous viruses have stemmed from exploitation of animals.
Survey reveals strong majority want to #MakeFurHistory
Mink breeders association misses the mark of public perception in committee hearing.
Documentary team reveals environmental damage, dying ecosystems, loss of property values and ties them to fur farm industry on Canada’s east coast.
Legislative changes may make it easier to prosecute cruelty.
Sustainable moniker can mislead consumers into thinking fur is ethically acceptable.
Drastic fluctuations in commercial fur prices show the dangerously unsustainable economics of an industry.
NOTE: This article contains no graphic images or videos. Footage shows common and unsettling behaviour of mink kept confined before deaths for the commercial fur industry.