American Vintage has banned angora! This great news for rabbits comes after almost two years of campaigning by PETA entities worldwide against its use of angora wool. We bombarded the company’s social media posts with comments, urged supporters to call its headquarters and customer service line with complaints, protested outside its stores in major cities around the globe, distributed leaflets and posters, and helped lead more than 320,000 compassionate supporters of PETA entities worldwide to e-mail the company with a call to ban angora.
“Almost all of us grew up eating meat, wearing leather, and going to circuses and zoos. We never considered the impact of these actions on the animals involved. For whatever reason, you are now asking the question: Why should animals have rights?” READ MORE
— Ingrid E. Newkirk, PETA President and co-author of Animalkind