Written by PETA
PETA's newest sexy mascot, a "cow," teamed up with our lovely "leopard" and "tiger" to spread the news to Toronto Fashion Week attendees that animal prints are in style but leather, suede, and other animal skins are always vile.
Our brazen beauties were joined by students, one of whom brought her dad—and the caring crew grew as passersby joined in to help get the word out. There was also some unexpected action—as a photographer from the Toronto Sun drew his camera, security officers nearly put up their fists in an effort to stop the media from taking photos. Luckily, we managed to snap some shots:
Thanks to everyone who participated. May they be your inspiration to take action!
Written by Karin Bennett
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