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Exotic Skins

British Apparel Retailer Bans the Use of Angora!

British Apparel Retailer Bans the Use of Angora!

After viewing PETA Asia’s undercover footage taken on Chinese angora farms, British retailer New Look banned angora.


This List Will Change How You Feel About Snakes

Find out the shocking truth behind snakes used for exotic-skins fashions. WARNING: GRAPHIC PHOTOS.

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Are There Any Skeletons in Your Closet?

Are There Any Skeletons in Your Closet?

You don’t have to kill anybody to get a killer look.

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PETA’s ‘Reptiles’ Attack New York Fashion Week

PETA’s ‘Reptiles’ Attack New York Fashion Week

During New York Fashion Week, PETA “snakes” spoke up for the millions of animals used for their skin. See the sssssexy photos!

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Kid Ink: Ink, Not Mink

Topshop Takes a Walk on the Wild Side

Topshop Takes a Walk on the Wild Side

Trendsetting U.K.-based retailer Topshop teamed up with PETA U.K. to make over the window of its Oxford Street flagship store for the weekend and send a message to shoppers …

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Cease-and-Desist Letter Sent to Beyonce

Cease-and-Desist Letter Sent to Beyonce

It could almost be a story out of The Onion, but it’s completely true. Shoemaker PMK designed a pair of sneakers for Beyoncé, called “King Beys,” made of calf …

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Back for the Year of the Snake, It’s Jenna Dewan-Tatum’s Skin-Exposing Ad

Back for the Year of the Snake, It’s Jenna Dewan-Tatum’s Skin-Exposing Ad

Happy New Year! Yes, already—at least in places where the Lunar New Year is observed, including China. To join our Chinese friends in celebrating the start of the Year …

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Photo: PETA’s ‘Angels’ Ask Shoppers to Be Divine to Animals

Photo: PETA’s ‘Angels’ Ask Shoppers to Be Divine to Animals

If holiday shoppers needed divine intervention to persuade them to keep animal skins off their lists, that’s exactly what they got. A saintly duo of PETA “angels” has been …

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Fur-Free Is Fabulous! Now Let’s Lay Off Other Skins

Fur-Free Is Fabulous! Now Let’s Lay Off Other Skins

The day after Thanksgiving is Black Friday, when the holiday gift-shopping season really gets underway. But for animal rights advocates nationwide, it’s Fur-Free Friday, also an occasion to hit …

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No Exotic Skins for Ann Taylor, LOFT

No Exotic Skins for Ann Taylor, LOFT

 Ann Taylor and LOFT wearers, rejoice! The parent company of those iconic clothing and accessory brands, ANN INC., has banned the use of exotic-animal skins in its product lines …

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Biologist Slams Exotic ‘Pet’ Trade

Biologist Slams Exotic ‘Pet’ Trade

In an essay published this week in the Orlando Sentinel, reptile specialist Clifford Warwick—who has assisted PETA with several cases, including our investigation into the notorious exotic-animal dealer U.S. …

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Snake Charmers Charm People’s Shoes Off

Snake Charmers Charm People’s Shoes Off

This sultry snake charmer looked bootiful enough to charm the snakeskin shoes and accessories right off folks outside a Washington, D.C., metro station and convince them to scale up …

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PUMA Bans Fur and Exotic Skins

PUMA Bans Fur and Exotic Skins

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 …

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Snakes on a … What?

Snakes on a … What?

Are you ready for (cue ominous music) … Snakes on a Train? No, it’s not the sequel to that (in)famous Samuel L. Jackson film—although it is the title of …

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