Written by Michelle Kretzer
Megan Park, the star of The Secret Life of the American Teenager, has great fashion sense
both on- and off-screen. So, of course, she never wears fur, as she makes
crystal clear in a new anti-fur ad for PETA.
she was an American teenager, Megan
was growing up in Canada and was appalled by the Canadian seal slaughter. With her beau, musician
by her side, she chose to reveal her stunning new ad in her native country so
that she could encourage fans on both sides of the border to keep fur where it
animals are skinned alive and kept in small little cages. It's just awful,
awful treatment, and there's no reason for it," she says.
and an adorable rescued pup named Tyson remind people that Chinese fur farms often sell dog and cat fur labeled as something
else, so if you buy fur, there's no way to know whose skin you're really
Click here to see the
behind-the-scenes video from Megan's photo shoot and join her in getting the
secret out: If you wouldn't wear your dog, you shouldn't wear any fur.
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