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Following the campaign to obtain a national fur farming ban, Essere Animali recently announced another small but significant win for minks in Italy.
ESSERE ANIMALI: Big win for minks in Italy
6 December 2019
Two surveys carried out on behalf of our Finnish member organisation Animalia proved that 74 percent of Finns already oppose fur farming in its current form.
ANIMALIA: 74% of Finns oppose fur farming and most don't accept killing animals for fur
4 December 2019
Earlier this month Animalia gave the Anti-Animal Award of the Year to Jari Leppä, Finnish Minister of Agriculture and Forestry, for his questionable interpretation of the EU Invasive Alien Species Regulation.
ANIMALIA: Misinterpretation of the EU Invasive Alien Species regulation leads to more suffering for raccoon dogs in Finland
25 November 2019
Macy’s will completely phase out the sale of animal fur from its stores by early 2021, making it the biggest U.S. retailer to ban the controversial product.
US retailer Macy’s is banning fur from 2021
22 October 2019
An investigation by animal advocacy group reveals the horror of fur farming in Finland – again.
The horrors of fur farming revealed again in Finland
18 October 2019
Dogs and puppies have been found “neglected and starving” locked in outdoor cages at a Polish fur farm, investigators say.
Dogs and puppies found ‘neglected and starving’ in cages at Polish fur farm
11 September 2019
Last week Animalia announced the steady decline of Finland’s fur industry. The good news was sourced from the 2018 statistical report published by FiFur, the Finnish fur breeders association, which shows a systematic decrease in the numbers of fur farms and animals bred for fur.
ANIMALIA: Finnish fur industry in sharp decline
14 August 2019
As the prices of fur on the world market have been low in recent years, all Estonian fur farms have closed their doors, the only one being the Baltic Fur AS in Karjaküla, which is also struggling for survival.
Last fur farm in Estonia faces closure
13 August 2019
Hidden among the hills of south Donegal, tucked behind a shroud of fir trees, is one of Ireland’s most controversial farms.
Irish fur farmers feel the chill as ban phased in
2 July 2019
Shocking new footage reveals horrific conditions on a French mink fur farm in Eure-et-Loire.
Cruelty behind fur farming exposed by investigation in France
2 July 2019
Ireland’s Cabinet agreed to the phased dis-establishment of fur farming in Ireland yesterday.
ISPCA: Ireland bans fur farming
26 June 2019
Yesterday the Norwegian Parliament passed the Fur Farming Prohibition Act, banning the practise in Norway from February 2025 onwards.
DYREVERNALLIANSEN: Norway bans fur farming
14 June 2019