After hearing from PETA, Moda Operandi confirmed a ban on fur and exotic skins! We had sent the company footage of horrific animal suffering—including animals pacing and mutilating themselves inside cramped cages on fur factory farms and workers electrocuting and ramming rods down crocodiles’ spines, bludgeoning pythons in the head with hammers, repeatedly shooting alligators, and beheading lizards. We applaud Moda Operandi for joining Chanel, Nordstrom, and many others that have banned fur and exotic skins—and we’re calling on Louis Vuitton and Hermès to follow suit.
“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