Written by Jeff Mackey
Following discussions with PETA, PUMA—one of the world's largest
designers and developers of sports footwear, apparel, and accessories—has
pledged never to use animal
fur, wool that comes from mulesed (i.e., mutilated) Australian sheep, or exotic-animal skins. How appropriate that a company named after one of nature's most beautiful
animals would help protect so many others!
Photo: Nick Saglimbeni for SlickForceStudio|Hair and makeup: Glenn Nutley for Celestine Agency|Body art: Nelly Rechhia for Aim Artists
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