the cruelty behind fur

Fur is perhaps one of the most well-known animal welfare issues. It remains a sizable industry and is responsible for the horrific treatment of millions of animals. With major markets in China, Russia, Europe, and the U.S., fur remains visible in many countries.

FOUR PAWS is fundamentally opposed to the killing of animals for their fur. The breeding of fur animals as well as trapping them in the wild to produce fashion or luxury items is cruel, unethical, and unnecessary.

Fur or Fake

How to tell the difference


Fur-Free Fashion

Brands that have taken a stand against fur


The Truth About Fur

Even a fur trim is cruelty to animals 


Fur Farming

Majority of fur comes from caged and abused animals 


Fur trapping: What's the Issue?

Here's what you need to know about the industry


For a fur-free future

Support our mission against the outrageous misleading of customers and complete disregard of animal welfare!