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# Fur

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Government plans to 'phase out' fur farming in Ireland
Government will consider an implementation plan to ban fur farming.
Poll: Should fur farming be banned in Ireland?
Last month Prada announced it will go fur-free.
Burberry is finally going to stop burning all of its unsold goods
It’s also waving goodbye to fur.
Met Police apologises after Hampshire Police investigated crime an undercover officer committed
The undercover officer infiltrated a group of animal rights activists and released a number of mink from a fur farm in 1998.
Maureen O’Hara's fur coat and jewellery to go to auction this week
The collection is considered the biggest private collection of jewellery in Ireland, both in terms of value and importance.
Gucci: 'Animal fur isn't "modern". Wearing fur belongs in the Stone Age'
Wearing fur – which is quite literally stolen off animals’ backs – is a practice that belongs in the Stone Age, writes Elisa Allen.
Warning to Irish shoppers as rabbit, mink and cat fur found in 'faux fur' clothes
The warning comes after a UK investigation revealed animal fur in fake fur products.
Animal rights group releases secret video footage of rabbits to call for angora ban
“The unedited images… explicitly demonstrate the rabbits’ suffering,” the One Voice group wrote in its appeal.
Minister Coveney doesn't like fur farming but he's not banning it
In an exclusive interview with, Coveney also said that his department will be cracking down on dog fighting and introducing a strict code for bloodsports.
Animal rights groups condemn 'brutal attack' on fox in Laois
The fox was found tied to a gate after being shot and skinned.
Anjelica Huston calls on Minister Simon Coveney to ban fur farming in Ireland
The award-winning actress, who spent much of her childhood in Ireland, has appealed to the Government to honour its commitment to ban fur farming in the upcoming Animal Health and Welfare Bill.