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.
Being an informed advocate is the first step to helping the animals.
Living with wildlife can be challenging, but it is both possible and beneficial for residents to learn how. At times when we mourn the loss of a beloved family pet, these discussions are difficult, as understandable anger gets directed at the wildlife who shares our communities
Disturbing images from a mink fur farm in Masanów, Poland, were released this week by a European advocacy group, following a worker’s two-month documentation of