Conservation and Trapping Science

A ban on fur would be unworkable and unsustainable. Here's why
Dec 20, 2021 08:24 ET

On 31st May, a bank holiday, the Government slipped out a four week call for evidence on the UK fur sector that could be the precursor to restrictions or a complete ban.

We welcome this opportunity to contribute, and we will set out in detail the exacting animal welfare standards and extensive laws and regulations that govern the sector and why fur remains popular with sales increasing by 200 percent in the last decade.

We will also set out the many damaging consequences that implementing a ban on fur would have including why it would do nothing to improve animal welfare and why the majority of people in this county do not support such a move.

Full story here.