The number of U.S. mink fur farms plummets as consumers reject cruelty

By Kitty Block and Sara Amundson Fur production in the U.S. is plummeting, and that’s good news for animals. Every five years, as part of the U.S. Census, the U.S. Department of Agriculture releases data on mink farms in the country. The newly released numbers show that in 2017, 236 mink fur farms existed in […]

Rescue centre appeal as number of abandoned animals quadruples

‘It’s a perfect storm’ say Freshfields Animal Rescue as they launch winter appeal amid cost of living crisis. Freshfields Animal Rescue say they’re facing a triple threat this winter. Costs are up, donations are down, and more animals than ever need their help. The centre in Sefton, which has been running for almost fifty years, […]

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