After learning from PETA that in the down industry, conscious ducks’ legs can be cut off—even at “Responsible Down”–certified operations—Ascena Retail Group confirmed that it no longer uses down across all its brands: Ann Taylor, LOFT, Lane Bryant, and Cacique. Please help us urge Title Nine to follow Ascena’s lead by nixing down.
“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