PETA contacted Plan de Ville to inform the company that animals in the fur and angora industries are often kept inside cramped, filthy cages—where they’re deprived of everything that’s natural and important to them—and killed in terrifying and painful ways, such as gassing or electrocution. As a result, the New York–based clothing retailer made the compassionate decision to go fur- and angora-free.
“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