But abroad, Canada is increasingly viewed as a backwards, brutish country because of its relentless slaughter of baby seals, trapping fur animals
in agonizing leg traps, encouraging hunting of endangered black and grizzly bears, and now blocking a ban on hunting C polar bears.
It then presents 13 articles reviewing recent research in the fields of molecular genetics, reproduction sciences, animal growth and development, immunology and endocrinology, lactation biology, milk-cheese products, beef cattle, sheep and goats, swine, camelids, ostrich and rhea farming, rabbits, and fur animals
New York is the first state to ban anal and genital electrocution of fur animals
that "causes a protracted and painful cessation of life," according to the bill's memo.
Julien Macdonald uses and promotes fur, and if anyone should take the time to view actual video footage of how fur animals
are treated, confined, and brutally killed, it would bring any decent, moral person to tears.
Address for correspondence: Birthe Hald, Danish Institute for Food and Veterinary Research, Department of Poultry, Fish, and Fur Animals
, Hangovej 2, DK-8200 Arhus N, Demnark; fax: +45-7234-6901; email: bha@dfvf.