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Recent cases reveal the horror of the fur trade's trap of choice

The winter has seen several reports of animals suffering terribly in illegal gin traps in the UK, but not enough people realise that this cruel device is currently being used to trap animals in North America- just for their fur. More...

MINK FARMING ENDS IN JAPAN

The breeding of mink for their fur in Japan is over now that the country's last remaining fur farm in Niigata has shut down. More...

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From our hard hitting campaigns involving celebrities and fashion designers to our lobbying of legislators at national and European level, we have a proud track record of fighting the international fur trade. 

Respect for Animals led the succesful campaign which saw fur farming banned throughout the United Kingdom.